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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 10:28:00 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 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 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 00' South, Longitude: 156° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.69 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.5"996.84 miWest0° 11' 32.8"13.22 miSouth996.75 mi
24 hours12° 28' 31.8"858.22 miEast4° 27' 39.3"306.56 miSouth907.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 12:28 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNorth N
PapeeteWed 12:28 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 11:28 PM1668 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaWed 12:28 AM1721 km1070 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 12:28 AM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 11:28 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 10:28 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 11:28 PM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 10:28 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmWest W
HonoluluWed 12:28 AM3025 km1880 miles1634 nmNorth N

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