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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 2:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 59' North, Longitude: 179° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.90 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"974.87 miWest0° 07' 59.9"9.16 miNorth974.63 mi
24 hours348° 31' 38.0"770.14 miWest2° 50' 36.1"195.50 miNorth789.65 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 PM1207 km750 miles652 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 2:34 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaFri 2:34 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 2:34 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayThu 3:34 PM1602 km996 miles865 nmNorth N
YarenFri 2:34 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 2:34 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 1:34 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 4:34 PM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 3:34 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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