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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: 64%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 46' South, Longitude: 160° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.60 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.76 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 25' 40.5"945.09 miwest0° 05' 00.7"5.75 misouth944.88 mi
24 hours13° 54' 01.4"910.56 mieast1° 25' 56.6"98.53 misouth911.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 5:34 AM292 km182 miles158 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSun 4:34 AM965 km599 miles521 nmWest W
PapeeteSun 5:34 AM1192 km741 miles644 nmEast E
Apia *Mon 5:34 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:34 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 4:34 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 3:34 AM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 5:34 AM2312 km1437 miles1249 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 3:34 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 3:34 AM2711 km1684 miles1464 nmNorthwest NW
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