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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 5:28 PM
This phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 49' South, Longitude: 142° 00' 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"997.24 miwest0° 11' 34.3"13.25 misouth997.16 mi
24 hours12° 27' 11.2"856.98 mieast4° 28' 34.8"307.62 misouth906.49 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 PM448 km278 miles242 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteTue 11:28 PM1536 km954 miles829 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiWed 11:28 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 1:28 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 11:28 PM2566 km1594 miles1386 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 10:28 PM3248 km2018 miles1754 nmWest W
AlofiTue 10:28 PM3361 km2089 miles1815 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 11:28 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:28 PM3464 km2152 miles1870 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 9:28 PM3888 km2416 miles2100 nmWest W
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