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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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 51' North, Longitude: 165° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.82 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 25.9"999.47 miwest0° 10' 56.7"12.54 minorth999.38 mi
24 hours11° 24' 00.1"784.51 mieast4° 09' 57.4"286.31 minorth831.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 1:58 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 11:58 AM1370 km852 miles740 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 12:58 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 1:58 PM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 1:58 PM2284 km1419 miles1234 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 11:58 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 11:58 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmWest W
MajuroWed 11:58 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmWest W
MidwayTue 12:58 PM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 12:58 PM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmSouth S
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