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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: 12%

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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' North, Longitude: 167° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.68 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.4"974.40 miwest0° 07' 56.1"9.09 minorth974.15 mi
24 hours11° 28' 32.3"769.96 mieast2° 49' 01.2"193.69 minorth789.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 3:24 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNorth N
MajuroFri 3:24 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 2:24 PM1311 km814 miles708 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 3:24 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 3:24 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 4:24 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 3:24 PM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 1:24 PM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmWest W
HoniaraFri 2:24 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 3:24 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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