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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 05' North
Longitude: 160° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.29 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.7 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 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"989.29 miwest0° 09' 44.1"11.15 minorth989.11 mi
24 hours11° 24' 07.3"776.59 mieast3° 36' 11.0"247.68 minorth810.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 2:24 PM971 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluWed 2:24 PM1271 km790 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 12:24 PM2090 km1299 miles1128 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 1:24 PM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 1:24 PM2679 km1664 miles1446 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Thu 2:24 PM2929 km1820 miles1581 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 12:24 PM3055 km1899 miles1650 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 12:24 PM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 12:24 PM3142 km1952 miles1696 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 2:24 PM3279 km2038 miles1771 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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