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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 = Friday, March 8, 2013 at 7:44:00 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: 11%

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 Friday, March 8, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' South, Longitude: 151° 47' 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 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.2"975.07 miWest0° 09' 40.9"11.09 miNorth975.44 mi
24 hours12° 36' 26.0"849.91 miEast4° 09' 35.0"285.91 miNorth902.70 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 AM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 9:44 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 9:44 AM1750 km1088 miles945 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiFri 8:44 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 8:44 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 9:44 AM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 11:44 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 8:44 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 7:44 AM3090 km1920 miles1668 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 7:44 AM3210 km1995 miles1734 nmWest W

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