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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 = Monday, March 4, 2013 at 2:44:00 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: 54%

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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' South, Longitude: 134° 35' 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"936.05 miWest0° 02' 04.7"2.38 miSouth935.95 mi
24 hours14° 05' 54.0"915.51 miEast0° 12' 46.6"14.65 miSouth915.00 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 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth S
AdamstownMon 6:44 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 4:44 AM1605 km997 miles866 nmWest W
RarotongaMon 4:44 AM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmWest W
Easter Island *Mon 9:44 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiTue 4:44 AM3479 km2162 miles1879 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 3:44 AM3702 km2300 miles1999 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 4:44 AM4013 km2494 miles2167 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 3:44 AM4109 km2553 miles2219 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 3:44 AM4223 km2624 miles2280 nmWest W

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