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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 00' North, Longitude: 177° 07' 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"974.84 miwest0° 07' 59.0"9.15 minorth974.60 mi
24 hours348° 31' 35.7"770.15 miwest2° 50' 15.1"195.11 minorth789.57 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 PM997 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 2:44 PM1259 km783 miles680 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaFri 2:44 PM1464 km910 miles791 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 3:44 PM1673 km1040 miles903 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 2:44 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 2:44 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 1:44 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 2:44 PM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 4:44 PM2772 km1722 miles1497 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 3:44 PM2888 km1794 miles1559 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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