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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 37' South
Longitude: 127° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 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' 32.4"997.70 miwest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 misouth997.62 mi
24 hours12° 25' 52.7"855.82 mieast4° 29' 27.4"308.64 misouth905.84 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 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 10:28 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 3:28 AM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiWed 10:28 PM3388 km2105 miles1830 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 10:28 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityWed 2:28 AM4187 km2602 miles2261 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 1:28 AM4240 km2635 miles2289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:28 AM4274 km2656 miles2308 nmEast E
HonoluluTue 10:28 PM4434 km2755 miles2394 nmNorthwest NW
Los Angeles *Wed 1:28 AM4504 km2799 miles2432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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