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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: 41%
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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 20' South
Longitude: 147° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.04 meters/second, 1504.9 km/hour, 935.1 miles/hour or 812.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.59 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.0"934.89 miwest0° 01' 24.9"1.62 minorth934.96 mi
24 hours14° 01' 18.1"909.57 mieast1° 10' 30.1"80.83 minorth916.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteTue 6:36 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaTue 6:36 AM1266 km786 miles683 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 8:36 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiTue 5:36 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 6:36 AM2663 km1654 miles1438 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 6:36 AM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoWed 5:36 AM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 5:36 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmWest W
SuvaWed 4:36 AM3569 km2217 miles1927 nmWest W
Chatham Islands *Wed 6:21 AM3748 km2329 miles2024 nmSouthwest SW
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