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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 43' North, Longitude: 151° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.40 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 25.6"976.06 miwest0° 08' 08.5"9.33 minorth975.82 mi
24 hours11° 27' 58.1"770.62 mieast2° 54' 16.5"199.72 minorth791.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:36 PM1051 km653 miles568 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 2:36 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 1:36 PM3086 km1917 miles1666 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 12:36 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 1:36 PM3329 km2068 miles1797 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 2:36 PM3466 km2154 miles1872 nmSouth S
Apia *Fri 2:36 PM3753 km2332 miles2026 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Thu 5:36 PM3948 km2453 miles2132 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 2:36 PM3961 km2461 miles2139 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 12:36 PM4029 km2503 miles2175 nmSouthwest SW
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