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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 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 56' South, Longitude: 149° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 15.6"1000.99 miwest0° 11' 44.1"13.44 minorth1001.20 mi
24 hours11° 44' 38.7"810.50 mieast4° 42' 21.6"323.37 minorth873.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:14 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSun 11:14 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmSouth S
RarotongaSun 11:14 AM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 10:14 AM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 11:14 AM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 10:14 AM2818 km1751 miles1521 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSun 11:14 AM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandSun 9:14 AM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 1:14 PM3097 km1924 miles1672 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 10:14 AM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmSouthwest SW
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