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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 1, 2013 at 2:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 166° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.29 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 21.0"977.48 miWest0° 09' 43.7"11.15 miSouth977.24 mi
24 hours12° 55' 17.6"872.75 miEast3° 32' 09.4"243.09 miSouth899.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoFri 3:08 AM528 km328 miles285 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 4:08 AM624 km387 miles337 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 3:08 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 4:08 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 3:08 AM831 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaFri 4:08 AM1186 km737 miles640 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 3:08 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 2:08 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSat 2:08 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 2:08 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorthwest NW

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