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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: 65%

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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' South, Longitude: 137° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.99 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 45.0"945.96 miwest0° 05' 12.3"5.97 misouth945.73 mi
24 hours13° 52' 40.4"909.84 mieast1° 30' 53.3"104.20 misouth911.65 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 4:56 AM551 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 5:56 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 3:56 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 3:56 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 8:56 AM3001 km1865 miles1621 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 3:56 AM3162 km1965 miles1707 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 2:56 AM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 3:56 AM3728 km2317 miles2013 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 2:56 AM3809 km2367 miles2057 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 2:56 AM3981 km2473 miles2149 nmWest W
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