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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 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 47' South
Longitude: 139° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.90 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.0"997.37 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.26 misouth997.29 mi
24 hours12° 26' 59.4"856.85 mieast4° 28' 42.8"307.80 misouth906.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 11:48 PM358 km222 miles193 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 11:18 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 11:18 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 1:18 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 11:18 PM2745 km1706 miles1482 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 10:18 PM3484 km2165 miles1881 nmWest W
AlofiTue 10:18 PM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:18 PM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Wed 11:18 PM3608 km2242 miles1948 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 4:18 AM4001 km2486 miles2160 nmSoutheast SE
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