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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 2:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' North, Longitude: 174° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.81 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.9 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"974.68 miWest0° 07' 58.3"9.14 miNorth974.44 mi
24 hours348° 31' 33.9"770.07 miWest2° 49' 58.1"194.78 miNorth789.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 2:54 PM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 2:54 PM1060 km659 miles573 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaFri 2:54 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 3:54 PM1760 km1093 miles950 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 2:54 PM1797 km1117 miles970 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 2:54 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 1:54 PM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 2:54 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 4:54 PM2990 km1858 miles1614 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 3:54 PM3004 km1867 miles1622 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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