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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 19:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' South, Longitude: 126° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.29 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.1"1000.56 miwest0° 11' 43.0"13.42 minorth1000.77 mi
24 hours11° 45' 47.6"811.52 mieast4° 42' 23.0"323.39 minorth875.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:42 AM2333 km1449 miles1259 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 9:42 AM2883 km1792 miles1557 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 2:42 PM3139 km1951 miles1695 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiMon 9:42 AM3460 km2150 miles1868 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 1:42 PM4005 km2488 miles2162 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 9:42 AM4027 km2502 miles2175 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloSun 12:42 PM4056 km2520 miles2190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:42 PM4155 km2582 miles2244 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Sun 12:42 PM4331 km2691 miles2339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 9:42 AM4409 km2739 miles2381 nmNorthwest NW
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