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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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 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° 21' 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"934.62 miwest0° 01' 08.3"1.31 minorth934.68 mi
24 hours14° 02' 20.7"910.46 mieast1° 04' 06.0"73.50 minorth916.50 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 AM1181 km734 miles638 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownTue 6:34 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteTue 4:34 AM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:34 AM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 4:34 AM4301 km2673 miles2322 nmWest W
LimaTue 9:34 AM4500 km2796 miles2430 nmEast E
QuitoTue 9:34 AM4876 km3030 miles2633 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 8:34 AM4876 km3030 miles2633 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Tue 11:34 AM4907 km3049 miles2649 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiWed 4:34 AM4913 km3053 miles2653 nmWest-northwest WNW
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