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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 15, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' North, Longitude: 165° 17' 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.4"974.30 miwest0° 07' 55.4"9.08 minorth974.06 mi
24 hours11° 28' 34.4"769.92 mieast2° 48' 42.1"193.33 minorth788.92 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 PM590 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroFri 3:34 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirFri 2:34 PM1113 km692 miles601 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 3:34 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 3:34 PM1642 km1020 miles886 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 1:34 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W
MidwayThu 4:34 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 3:34 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 2:34 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 3:34 PM2938 km1826 miles1587 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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