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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 = Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 2:34:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 26' North, Longitude: 168° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.80 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.47 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.6"988.14 miWest0° 09' 36.6"11.01 miNorth987.94 mi
24 hours11° 24' 21.0"775.94 miEast3° 32' 46.3"243.76 miNorth808.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KwajaleinThu 2:34 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 2:34 PM495 km307 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandThu 2:34 PM997 km619 miles538 nmNorth N
TarawaThu 2:34 PM1120 km696 miles605 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 1:34 PM1192 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 2:34 PM1225 km761 miles662 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 2:34 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 1:34 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 2:34 PM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 3:34 PM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmNortheast NE

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