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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: 78%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 43' South
Longitude: 162° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.52 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.64 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 24.0"938.20 miwest0° 02' 52.0"3.29 misouth938.07 mi
24 hours14° 16' 05.1"929.18 mieast0° 31' 09.5"35.73 misouth928.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 4:34 AM344 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 3:34 AM766 km476 miles414 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:34 AM1169 km727 miles631 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 3:34 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest W
PapeeteSun 4:34 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmEast E
FakaofoMon 3:34 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 2:34 AM1999 km1242 miles1080 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 2:34 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 4:34 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSun 2:34 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNorthwest NW
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