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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 1:34:00 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: 65%

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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' South, Longitude: 131° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.08 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.77 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miSouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.9"946.10 miWest0° 05' 15.1"6.02 miSouth945.88 mi
24 hours13° 52' 20.7"909.60 miEast1° 32' 03.0"105.53 miSouth911.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 4:34 AM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 5:34 AM735 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 3:34 AM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 8:34 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 3:34 AM2957 km1837 miles1597 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 3:34 AM3610 km2243 miles1950 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 2:34 AM4027 km2502 miles2175 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 3:34 AM4315 km2681 miles2330 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 2:34 AM4385 km2724 miles2367 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 2:34 AM4558 km2832 miles2461 nmWest W

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