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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 17' North
Longitude: 174° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.84 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 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 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.1"1004.01 miwest0° 11' 38.8"13.34 minorth1004.06 mi
24 hours11° 29' 46.2"795.06 mieast4° 32' 35.8"312.19 minorth852.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Howland IslandMon 11:48 AM232 km144 miles126 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 11:48 AM243 km151 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiTue 12:48 PM701 km435 miles378 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoTue 12:48 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiTue 11:48 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaTue 11:48 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 1:48 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 11:48 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 1:48 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmEast E
YarenTue 11:48 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmWest W
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