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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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 15' North
Longitude: 150° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.38 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.9"973.78 miwest0° 07' 50.9"8.99 minorth973.54 mi
24 hours11° 28' 47.0"769.76 mieast2° 46' 45.3"191.11 minorth788.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 2:34 PM521 km324 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
Guam (Hagåtña)Fri 2:34 PM626 km389 miles338 nmWest W
PalikirFri 3:34 PM1168 km726 miles630 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 4:34 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokFri 1:34 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraFri 1:34 PM2148 km1334 miles1160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 4:34 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 4:34 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariFri 1:34 PM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmSouthwest SW
YokohamaFri 1:34 PM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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