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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 3:52:00 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 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' South, Longitude: 150° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.48 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 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' 52.4"935.79 miWest0° 01' 55.8"2.21 miSouth935.70 mi
24 hours14° 06' 06.2"915.50 miEast0° 09' 06.4"10.44 miSouth915.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 5:52 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaMon 5:52 AM929 km578 miles502 nmWest W
AlofiMon 4:52 AM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 7:52 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Tue 5:52 AM2327 km1446 miles1256 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 4:52 AM2490 km1547 miles1344 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 4:52 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 5:52 AM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaTue 3:52 AM3228 km2006 miles1743 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 3:52 AM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmWest-northwest WNW

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