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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' South, Longitude: 159° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.4"960.54 miwest0° 07' 43.0"8.84 misouth960.27 mi
24 hours13° 27' 47.9"895.02 mieast2° 36' 33.2"179.45 misouth906.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 4:34 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 4:34 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmEast E
AlofiSat 3:34 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 4:34 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 3:34 AM1446 km898 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 3:34 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:34 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 2:34 AM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 2:34 AM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 2:34 AM2568 km1595 miles1386 nmNorthwest NW
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