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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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 12' South
Longitude: 128° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 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' 12.4"1000.59 miwest0° 11' 43.1"13.42 minorth1000.81 mi
24 hours11° 45' 41.7"811.43 mieast4° 42' 23.0"323.39 minorth874.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:50 AM2313 km1438 miles1249 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 9:50 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 9:50 AM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter Island *Sun 2:50 PM3268 km2030 miles1764 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 9:50 AM3845 km2389 miles2076 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloSun 12:50 PM4144 km2575 miles2237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CitySun 1:50 PM4165 km2588 miles2249 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSun 9:50 AM4247 km2639 miles2293 nmNorthwest NW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:50 PM4369 km2715 miles2359 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Sun 12:50 PM4375 km2719 miles2362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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