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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 57' North
Longitude: 148° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.47 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"989.71 miwest0° 09' 47.1"11.21 minorth989.52 mi
24 hours11° 24' 02.4"776.82 mieast3° 37' 29.4"249.18 minorth811.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 1:34 PM1341 km834 miles724 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 1:34 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 1:34 PM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 11:34 AM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 12:34 PM3320 km2063 miles1793 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayWed 12:34 PM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaWed 1:34 PM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 1:34 PM3694 km2295 miles1994 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiWed 12:34 PM3990 km2479 miles2155 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Wed 4:34 PM4024 km2500 miles2173 nmNortheast NE
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