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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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' North, Longitude: 165° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.64 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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"974.36 miwest0° 07' 55.4"9.08 minorth974.12 mi
24 hours11° 28' 34.6"769.97 mieast2° 48' 39.9"193.30 minorth788.96 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 3:34 PM598 km371 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroFri 3:34 PM1026 km637 miles554 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirFri 2:34 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 3:34 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 3:34 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 1:34 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest W
MidwayThu 4:34 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 3:34 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 2:34 PM2664 km1655 miles1438 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 3:34 PM2954 km1836 miles1595 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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