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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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 49' North
Longitude: 139° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 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' 59.8"1004.10 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1004.16 mi
24 hours11° 30' 43.6"796.28 mieast4° 34' 10.1"313.99 minorth854.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:24 AM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:24 AM2297 km1428 miles1240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:24 AM3002 km1866 miles1621 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownMon 1:24 PM3046 km1893 miles1645 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:24 AM3271 km2032 miles1766 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:24 AM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:24 AM3886 km2414 miles2098 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:24 AM3963 km2462 miles2140 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 9:24 AM4090 km2541 miles2208 nmWest W
Los Angeles *Mon 2:24 PM4307 km2676 miles2326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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