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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 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 12' North
Longitude: 167° 23' 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"998.86 miwest0° 10' 52.2"12.45 minorth998.77 mi
24 hours11° 23' 49.3"783.81 mieast4° 07' 43.9"283.77 minorth830.08 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 PM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 1:50 PM746 km463 miles403 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 1:50 PM817 km508 miles441 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 12:50 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmWest W
Wake IslandWed 1:50 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmNorth N
Baker IslandTue 1:50 PM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 12:50 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 1:50 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 11:50 AM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaWed 12:50 PM2648 km1646 miles1430 nmSouth S
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