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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: 11%

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 Friday, March 8, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' South, Longitude: 152° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.2"975.15 miwest0° 09' 41.0"11.09 minorth975.52 mi
24 hours12° 36' 24.5"849.95 mieast4° 09' 36.7"285.96 minorth902.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 9:44 AM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 9:44 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 9:44 AM1740 km1081 miles939 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiFri 8:44 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 8:44 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 9:44 AM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 8:44 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 11:44 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandFri 7:44 AM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 7:44 AM3179 km1976 miles1717 nmWest W
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