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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' North, Longitude: 163° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.19 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.26 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.3"975.60 miwest0° 08' 04.9"9.26 minorth975.36 mi
24 hours11° 28' 07.9"770.44 mieast2° 52' 46.2"198.00 minorth790.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 3:24 PM1023 km636 miles553 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiFri 3:24 PM1488 km925 miles803 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 1:24 PM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 2:24 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 2:24 PM2703 km1680 miles1459 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:24 PM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 1:24 PM2927 km1819 miles1580 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:24 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 3:24 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 1:24 PM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmWest-northwest WNW
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