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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 59' North
Longitude: 179° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.89 meters/second, 1569.2 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.7"974.93 miwest0° 07' 59.7"9.16 minorth974.69 mi
24 hours348° 31' 37.8"770.19 miwest2° 50' 34.0"195.47 minorth789.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 2:34 PM1184 km736 miles639 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 2:34 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaFri 2:34 PM1565 km973 miles845 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 2:34 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayThu 3:34 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
YarenFri 2:34 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 1:34 PM2465 km1531 miles1331 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 2:34 PM2489 km1546 miles1344 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 4:34 PM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 3:34 PM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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