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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 2:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 11%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' North, Longitude: 175° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.98 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.9"975.07 miWest0° 08' 01.3"9.19 miNorth974.83 mi
24 hours11° 28' 17.8"770.21 miEast2° 51' 14.1"196.22 miNorth789.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandThu 2:14 PM1525 km948 miles823 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 3:14 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
MajuroFri 2:14 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 2:14 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 2:14 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 4:14 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 4:14 PM2391 km1485 miles1291 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 2:14 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 2:14 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 3:14 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmSouth S

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