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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 37' South, Longitude: 127° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.05 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.63 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 32.6"997.64 miWest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 miSouth997.56 mi
24 hours12° 25' 51.2"855.73 miEast4° 29' 28.4"308.64 miSouth905.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 12:28 AM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 10:28 PM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 3:28 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiWed 10:28 PM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 10:28 PM3884 km2413 miles2097 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityWed 2:28 AM4164 km2588 miles2249 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 1:28 AM4230 km2628 miles2284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:28 AM4244 km2637 miles2292 nmEast E
HonoluluTue 10:28 PM4455 km2768 miles2406 nmNorthwest NW
Los Angeles *Wed 1:28 AM4498 km2795 miles2429 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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