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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 = Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 1:50:00 AM.

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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: 2%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' North, Longitude: 167° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.55 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.8"998.80 miWest0° 10' 52.2"12.45 miNorth998.70 mi
24 hours11° 23' 49.4"783.77 miEast4° 07' 45.2"283.77 miNorth830.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 1:50 PM424 km264 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 1:50 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 1:50 PM794 km494 miles429 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 12:50 PM1053 km654 miles568 nmWest W
Wake IslandWed 1:50 PM1453 km903 miles784 nmNorth N
Baker IslandTue 1:50 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 12:50 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 1:50 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 11:50 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaWed 12:50 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmSouth S

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