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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 1:46:00 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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 134° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.03 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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' 45.4"945.99 miWest0° 05' 13.7"5.99 miSouth945.77 mi
24 hours13° 52' 31.1"909.69 miEast1° 31' 26.8"104.84 miSouth911.55 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 4:46 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 5:46 AM849 km527 miles458 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 3:46 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 3:46 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 8:46 AM2744 km1705 miles1482 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 3:46 AM3371 km2095 miles1820 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 2:46 AM3725 km2314 miles2011 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 3:46 AM4010 km2492 miles2165 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 2:46 AM4084 km2538 miles2205 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 2:46 AM4258 km2646 miles2299 nmWest W

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