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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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 29' North, Longitude: 170° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.81 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.4"1003.88 miwest0° 11' 37.7"13.32 minorth1003.93 mi
24 hours348° 30' 36.6"794.49 miwest4° 31' 53.4"311.37 minorth851.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaTue 12:50 PM257 km160 miles139 nmEast E
YarenTue 12:50 PM475 km295 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 12:50 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 12:50 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 12:50 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirTue 11:50 AM1514 km941 miles818 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraTue 11:50 AM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 12:50 PM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaTue 11:50 AM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmSouth S
SuvaTue 12:50 PM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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