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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 = Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' South, Longitude: 118° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.92 meters/second, 1504.5 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.58 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.9"934.56 miWest0° 01' 08.3"1.30 miNorth934.62 mi
24 hours14° 02' 21.1"910.40 miEast1° 04' 02.6"73.42 miNorth916.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Tue 9:34 AM1160 km721 miles626 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownTue 6:34 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteTue 4:34 AM3325 km2066 miles1796 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:34 AM3774 km2345 miles2038 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 4:34 AM4329 km2690 miles2337 nmWest W
LimaTue 9:34 AM4472 km2779 miles2415 nmEast E
QuitoTue 9:34 AM4850 km3014 miles2619 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 8:34 AM4864 km3022 miles2626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Tue 11:34 AM4883 km3034 miles2637 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaTue 8:34 AM4906 km3048 miles2649 nmNortheast NE

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