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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 19:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 48' South, Longitude: 138° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.71 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 29' 08.3"990.28 miwest0° 11' 03.3"12.66 minorth990.60 mi
24 hours12° 07' 51.8"829.33 mieast4° 34' 18.8"314.19 minorth890.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 10:12 AM64 km40 miles34 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 9:42 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSat 11:42 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSun 9:42 AM2355 km1464 miles1272 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 9:42 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSat 8:42 AM3525 km2191 miles1904 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 8:42 AM3548 km2204 miles1916 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 9:42 AM3622 km2251 miles1956 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:42 PM3717 km2309 miles2007 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluSat 9:42 AM3919 km2435 miles2116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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