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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: 54%
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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 10' South
Longitude: 134° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.59 meters/second, 1506.9 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.61 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.8"936.12 miwest0° 02' 04.6"2.38 misouth936.01 mi
24 hours14° 05' 54.3"915.57 mieast0° 12' 43.0"14.58 misouth915.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsMon 5:44 AM329 km204 miles178 nmSouth S
AdamstownMon 6:44 AM730 km453 miles394 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 4:44 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmWest W
RarotongaMon 4:44 AM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmWest W
Easter Island *Mon 9:44 AM2709 km1683 miles1462 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiTue 4:44 AM3459 km2149 miles1868 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 3:44 AM3674 km2283 miles1984 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 4:44 AM3985 km2476 miles2152 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 3:44 AM4084 km2538 miles2205 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 3:44 AM4195 km2607 miles2265 nmWest W
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