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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 59' South, Longitude: 150° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.68 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.5"960.98 miwest0° 07' 46.6"8.91 misouth960.71 mi
24 hours13° 27' 00.6"894.52 mieast2° 38' 10.8"181.31 misouth906.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sat 3:56 AM131 km82 miles71 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 3:56 AM206 km128 miles111 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 3:56 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 2:56 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:56 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sun 3:56 AM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:56 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 5:56 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSun 2:56 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSun 1:56 AM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmWest W
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