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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 9:18:00 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 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 47' South, Longitude: 139° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.90 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.5 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 miSouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 30.1"997.31 miWest0° 11' 34.4"13.26 miSouth997.23 mi
24 hours12° 26' 57.8"856.77 miEast4° 28' 43.8"307.79 miSouth906.37 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 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 11:18 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 11:18 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 1:18 AM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 11:18 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 10:18 PM3513 km2183 miles1897 nmWest W
HonoluluTue 11:18 PM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 10:18 PM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 11:18 PM3637 km2260 miles1964 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 4:18 AM3978 km2472 miles2148 nmSoutheast SE

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