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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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 40' South, Longitude: 143° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.87 meters/second, 1522.3 km/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 822.0 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' 43.7"945.71 miwest0° 05' 09.1"5.91 misouth945.49 mi
24 hours13° 53' 03.9"910.05 mieast1° 29' 28.9"102.59 misouth911.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 4:24 AM610 km379 miles329 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 6:24 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 4:24 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:24 AM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:24 AM2736 km1700 miles1478 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:24 AM3020 km1877 miles1631 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:24 AM3118 km1938 miles1684 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 3:24 AM3281 km2038 miles1771 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:24 AM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 2:24 AM3971 km2467 miles2144 nmWest W
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