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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 3:34:00 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: 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 4:34 AM2978 km1851 miles1608 nmWest W
SuvaTue 3:34 AM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmWest W
Chatham Islands *Tue 5:19 AM3829 km2379 miles2068 nmSouthwest SW

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