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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: 2%

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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 49' North, Longitude: 163° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.8"999.52 miwest0° 10' 57.1"12.54 minorth999.43 mi
24 hours11° 24' 01.0"784.57 mieast4° 10' 09.2"286.53 minorth831.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 1:48 PM774 km481 miles418 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 11:48 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 1:48 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 12:48 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Wed 1:48 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 11:48 AM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 11:48 AM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmWest W
MajuroWed 11:48 AM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmWest W
AlofiTue 12:48 PM2851 km1772 miles1540 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 12:48 PM2901 km1803 miles1567 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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