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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 = Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 1:56:00 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: 75%

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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 59' South, Longitude: 150° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.69 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 59.6"960.92 miWest0° 07' 46.6"8.91 miSouth960.65 mi
24 hours13° 26' 59.2"894.44 miEast2° 38' 13.5"181.35 miSouth906.55 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 AM158 km98 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 3:56 AM192 km120 miles104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 3:56 AM1149 km714 miles620 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 2:56 AM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:56 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sun 3:56 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 5:56 AM2338 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoSun 2:56 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 2:56 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSun 1:56 AM3326 km2066 miles1796 nmWest W

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