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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 51' North, Longitude: 165° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.15 meters/second, 1570.1 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.8 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"0.15 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.3"975.51 miwest0° 08' 04.2"9.25 minorth975.27 mi
24 hours11° 28' 09.9"770.41 mieast2° 52' 27.4"197.64 minorth790.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 3:34 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiFri 3:34 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 1:34 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 2:34 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 1:34 PM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 2:34 PM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 1:34 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:34 PM2968 km1844 miles1602 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 1:34 PM2983 km1853 miles1611 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Fri 3:34 PM3128 km1944 miles1689 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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