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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 07' North, Longitude: 162° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 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"989.21 miwest0° 09' 43.6"11.14 minorth989.02 mi
24 hours11° 24' 08.2"776.54 mieast3° 35' 55.4"247.38 minorth810.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 2:34 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluWed 2:34 PM1348 km838 miles728 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 12:34 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 1:34 PM2347 km1459 miles1268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 1:34 PM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Thu 2:34 PM2827 km1757 miles1526 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 12:34 PM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 12:34 PM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroThu 12:34 PM2877 km1788 miles1554 nmWest W
AlofiWed 1:34 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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