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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: 53%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' South, Longitude: 146° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.51 meters/second, 1506.6 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.9"935.86 miwest0° 01' 58.0"2.26 misouth935.77 mi
24 hours14° 06' 03.2"915.50 mieast0° 10' 04.7"11.55 misouth915.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 5:34 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 5:34 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 7:34 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 4:34 AM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 5:34 AM2707 km1682 miles1462 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Tue 5:34 AM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 4:34 AM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 4:34 AM2978 km1851 miles1608 nmWest W
SuvaTue 3:34 AM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmWest W
Chatham Islands *Tue 5:19 AM3831 km2380 miles2068 nmSouthwest SW

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