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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 06' North
Longitude: 167° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.68 meters/second, 1568.4 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"974.45 miwest0° 07' 56.1"9.09 minorth974.21 mi
24 hours11° 28' 32.5"770.01 mieast2° 48' 59.0"193.66 minorth789.08 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 PM580 km360 miles313 nmNorth N
MajuroFri 3:24 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 2:24 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 3:24 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 3:24 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 4:24 PM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 3:24 PM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 1:24 PM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmWest W
HoniaraFri 2:24 PM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 3:24 PM2819 km1752 miles1522 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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