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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
This phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 49' South
Longitude: 142° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.87 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 29.5"997.31 miwest0° 11' 34.2"13.25 misouth997.22 mi
24 hours12° 27' 12.7"857.06 mieast4° 28' 33.8"307.62 misouth906.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 11:58 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteTue 11:28 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiWed 11:28 PM1877 km1167 miles1014 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 1:28 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 11:28 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 10:28 PM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmWest W
AlofiTue 10:28 PM3335 km2072 miles1801 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 11:28 PM3351 km2082 miles1809 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:28 PM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 9:28 PM3859 km2398 miles2084 nmWest W
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