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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 2:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 40' South, Longitude: 143° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.88 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 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' 43.8"945.65 miWest0° 05' 09.2"5.91 miSouth945.43 mi
24 hours13° 53' 03.1"909.98 miEast1° 29' 32.2"102.65 miSouth911.66 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 AM637 km396 miles344 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 6:24 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 4:24 AM1710 km1063 miles923 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:24 AM2720 km1690 miles1468 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:24 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:24 AM3049 km1894 miles1646 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 3:24 AM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 3:24 AM3309 km2056 miles1786 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:24 AM3631 km2256 miles1961 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 2:24 AM3999 km2485 miles2159 nmWest W

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