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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 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 52' South
Longitude: 133° 39' 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"990.08 miwest0° 11' 02.3"12.64 minorth990.40 mi
24 hours12° 08' 15.4"829.63 mieast4° 34' 03.7"313.90 minorth891.01 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 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 11:20 AM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 9:20 AM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 9:20 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 9:20 AM3118 km1937 miles1683 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:20 PM3258 km2024 miles1759 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiSat 8:20 AM4068 km2528 miles2197 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 8:20 AM4130 km2566 miles2230 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 9:20 AM4193 km2605 miles2264 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 9:20 AM4260 km2647 miles2300 nmNorthwest NW
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