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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 9:14:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 21' North, Longitude: 125° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.2"1000.23 miWest0° 11' 03.1"12.66 miNorth1000.16 mi
24 hours11° 24' 19.6"785.50 miEast4° 13' 07.1"289.90 miNorth834.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 2:14 PM3044 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 3:14 PM3258 km2025 miles1759 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Tue 2:14 PM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 1:14 PM3401 km2113 miles1836 nmSouth S
PhoenixTue 2:14 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 11:14 AM3553 km2208 miles1918 nmWest W
Las Vegas *Tue 2:14 PM3571 km2219 miles1928 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Tue 2:14 PM3606 km2240 miles1947 nmNorth N
PapeeteTue 11:14 AM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:14 AM3908 km2428 miles2110 nmWest-northwest WNW

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