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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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' South, Longitude: 139° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.95 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.1 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' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.4"945.87 miwest0° 05' 11.2"5.95 misouth945.65 mi
24 hours13° 52' 48.9"909.91 mieast1° 30' 23.2"103.63 misouth911.68 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 5:06 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 4:06 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 6:06 AM1212 km753 miles655 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 4:06 AM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 4:06 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:06 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:06 AM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Mon 4:06 AM3475 km2159 miles1876 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:06 AM3561 km2213 miles1923 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 3:06 AM3731 km2318 miles2014 nmWest W
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