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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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 52' North
Longitude: 168° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.11 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 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' 25.2"975.41 miwest0° 08' 03.5"9.23 minorth975.17 mi
24 hours11° 28' 12.0"770.37 mieast2° 52' 08.6"197.28 minorth790.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 3:44 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 1:44 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 3:44 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 2:44 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroFri 1:44 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 1:44 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 2:44 PM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 1:44 PM2730 km1697 miles1474 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 1:44 PM2831 km1759 miles1529 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 3:44 PM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmSouth S
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