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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 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' South, Longitude: 131° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.33 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.8"1000.57 miwest0° 11' 43.2"13.42 minorth1000.79 mi
24 hours11° 45' 34.0"811.27 mieast4° 42' 23.0"323.37 minorth874.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 12:00 Noon2315 km1439 miles1250 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 10:00 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 10:00 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter Island *Sun 3:00 PM3438 km2137 miles1857 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 10:00 AM3622 km2251 miles1956 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSun 10:00 AM4051 km2517 miles2188 nmNorthwest NW
HermosilloSun 1:00 PM4265 km2650 miles2303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CitySun 2:00 PM4372 km2717 miles2361 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 1:00 PM4443 km2761 miles2399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiSun 9:00 AM4519 km2808 miles2440 nmWest-southwest WSW

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