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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 2:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' North, Longitude: 161° 51' East

The ground speed is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 kilometres/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.1"998.66 miWest0° 10' 51.1"12.43 miNorth998.57 mi
24 hours11° 23' 47.4"783.62 miEast4° 07' 16.3"283.22 miNorth829.69 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolWed 1:14 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
KoloniaWed 1:14 PM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
PalikirWed 1:14 PM414 km257 miles223 nmWest W
KwajaleinWed 2:14 PM706 km438 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 2:14 PM941 km585 miles508 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 2:14 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmEast E
TarawaWed 2:14 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 2:14 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraWed 1:14 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 12:14 PM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmWest-northwest WNW

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