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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: 30%

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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 133° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.71 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 17.1"942.39 miwest0° 04' 32.9"5.21 minorth942.62 mi
24 hours13° 41' 36.5"894.85 mieast2° 21' 43.2"162.46 minorth915.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsWed 7:36 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 8:36 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 6:36 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 11:36 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 6:36 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 6:36 AM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 5:36 AM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 6:36 AM4106 km2551 miles2217 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 5:36 AM4190 km2603 miles2262 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 5:36 AM4339 km2696 miles2343 nmWest W
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