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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 44' North, Longitude: 133° 40' 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' 59.3"1004.03 miwest0° 11' 41.5"13.39 minorth1004.10 mi
24 hours11° 30' 54.2"796.44 mieast4° 34' 25.9"314.27 minorth855.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:00 AM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:00 AM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 1:00 PM2880 km1789 miles1555 nmSouth S
HonoluluMon 11:00 AM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 11:00 AM3738 km2323 miles2018 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloMon 2:00 PM3955 km2458 miles2136 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 2:00 PM4023 km2500 miles2172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Mon 4:00 PM4033 km2506 miles2178 nmSoutheast SE
San Francisco *Mon 2:00 PM4260 km2647 miles2300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:00 PM4267 km2651 miles2304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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