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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 = Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 12:56:00 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: 66%

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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 122° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.78 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.8"946.44 miWest0° 05' 19.6"6.11 miSouth946.22 mi
24 hours13° 51' 48.1"909.30 miEast1° 33' 57.2"107.71 miSouth911.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 4:56 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 7:56 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 2:56 AM2866 km1781 miles1547 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 2:56 AM3907 km2428 miles2109 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:56 AM4088 km2540 miles2207 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 2:56 AM4432 km2754 miles2393 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySun 6:56 AM4913 km3053 miles2653 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 7:56 AM4922 km3059 miles2658 nmEast E
AlofiSun 1:56 AM4984 km3097 miles2691 nmWest W
GuatemalaSun 6:56 AM5072 km3152 miles2739 nmNortheast NE

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