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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 42' North, Longitude: 131° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.88 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.0"1004.11 miwest0° 11' 41.6"13.39 minorth1004.17 mi
24 hours11° 30' 57.8"796.57 mieast4° 34' 31.4"314.40 minorth855.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 10:50 AM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 12:50 PM2855 km1774 miles1542 nmSouth S
KiritimatiTue 10:50 AM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 10:50 AM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmNorthwest NW
HermosilloMon 1:50 PM3823 km2376 miles2064 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Mon 3:50 PM3885 km2414 miles2098 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 10:50 AM3916 km2433 miles2115 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Mon 1:50 PM3942 km2450 miles2129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 2:50 PM4093 km2543 miles2210 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 1:50 PM4155 km2582 miles2244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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