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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: 11%
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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 42' North
Longitude: 148° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.8"976.18 miwest0° 08' 09.4"9.35 minorth975.94 mi
24 hours11° 27' 55.8"770.66 mieast2° 54' 38.9"200.15 minorth791.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:24 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 2:24 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 1:24 PM3347 km2080 miles1807 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 12:24 PM3377 km2098 miles1823 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 2:24 PM3454 km2146 miles1865 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 1:24 PM3541 km2200 miles1912 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Thu 5:24 PM3744 km2326 miles2022 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 5:24 PM3832 km2381 miles2069 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 2:24 PM3946 km2452 miles2131 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 2:24 PM4039 km2510 miles2181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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