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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 59' North
Longitude: 151° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.42 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"989.59 miwest0° 09' 46.3"11.19 minorth989.41 mi
24 hours11° 24' 03.9"776.75 mieast3° 37' 07.6"248.76 minorth811.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 1:48 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 1:48 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandWed 11:48 AM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 12:48 PM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 1:48 PM3053 km1897 miles1649 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 12:48 PM3358 km2087 miles1813 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Thu 1:48 PM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 1:48 PM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiWed 12:48 PM3784 km2352 miles2043 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:48 AM3820 km2373 miles2062 nmWest-southwest WSW
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