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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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 58' North
Longitude: 174° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.2"999.28 miwest0° 10' 55.3"12.51 minorth999.19 mi
24 hours11° 23' 56.3"784.28 mieast4° 09' 15.0"285.50 minorth831.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 12:34 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 12:34 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 12:34 PM1618 km1005 miles874 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 1:34 PM1727 km1073 miles933 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 12:34 PM1759 km1093 miles950 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiWed 2:34 PM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Wed 2:34 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmSouth S
YarenWed 12:34 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 2:34 PM2449 km1522 miles1322 nmNortheast NE
MidwayTue 1:34 PM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmNorth N
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