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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 2:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 00' North, Longitude: 177° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.85 meters/second, 1569.1 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.2 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' 24.6"974.78 miWest0° 07' 59.2"9.15 miNorth974.54 mi
24 hours348° 31' 35.9"770.10 miWest2° 50' 17.1"195.14 miNorth789.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 2:44 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 2:44 PM1285 km799 miles694 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaFri 2:44 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 3:44 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 2:44 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 2:44 PM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 1:44 PM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 2:44 PM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 4:44 PM2745 km1706 miles1482 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 3:44 PM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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