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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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' North, Longitude: 150° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.39 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"973.72 miwest0° 07' 50.9"8.99 minorth973.48 mi
24 hours11° 28' 46.8"769.71 mieast2° 46' 47.4"191.14 minorth788.19 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 PM549 km341 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaFri 2:34 PM655 km407 miles354 nmWest W
PalikirFri 3:34 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 4:34 PM1782 km1108 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokFri 1:34 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraFri 1:34 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 4:34 PM2368 km1472 miles1279 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 4:34 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariFri 1:34 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmSouthwest SW
YokohamaFri 1:34 PM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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