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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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 00' South, Longitude: 143° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 14.8"1000.88 miwest0° 11' 43.8"13.43 minorth1001.09 mi
24 hours11° 44' 56.5"810.77 mieast4° 42' 22.3"323.38 minorth874.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 11:20 AM692 km430 miles373 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 10:50 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiMon 10:50 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSun 10:50 AM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 12:50 PM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoMon 9:50 AM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 10:50 AM3221 km2002 miles1739 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Mon 10:50 AM3314 km2059 miles1789 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 9:50 AM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:50 AM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmWest W
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