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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: 5%

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 Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' South, Longitude: 133° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.62 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.1"990.00 miwest0° 11' 02.3"12.64 minorth990.32 mi
24 hours12° 08' 16.7"829.58 mieast4° 34' 02.9"313.87 minorth890.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 9:50 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 11:20 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 9:20 AM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 9:20 AM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 9:20 AM3144 km1953 miles1697 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:20 PM3236 km2010 miles1747 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiSat 8:20 AM4096 km2545 miles2212 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 8:20 AM4160 km2585 miles2246 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 9:20 AM4222 km2624 miles2280 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 9:20 AM4279 km2659 miles2310 nmNorthwest NW
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