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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 25' North
Longitude: 131° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 24.5"1000.19 miwest0° 11' 02.3"12.64 minorth1000.11 mi
24 hours11° 24' 16.5"785.41 mieast4° 12' 41.0"289.43 minorth833.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:36 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 11:36 AM3248 km2018 miles1754 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloTue 2:36 PM3371 km2095 miles1820 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 1:36 PM3374 km2097 miles1822 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 11:36 AM3377 km2098 miles1823 nmNorthwest NW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:36 PM3438 km2136 miles1856 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 2:36 PM3677 km2285 miles1986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Tue 2:36 PM3690 km2293 miles1992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Tue 2:36 PM3773 km2345 miles2037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 3:36 PM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmEast-northeast ENE
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