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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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' North, Longitude: 123° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.91 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.9"972.73 miwest0° 07' 42.6"8.84 minorth972.48 mi
24 hours11° 29' 10.2"769.37 mieast2° 43' 13.7"187.07 minorth786.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonFri 2:24 PM303 km188 miles164 nmWest W
MakatiFri 2:24 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest W
ManilaFri 2:24 PM309 km192 miles167 nmWest W
AngelesFri 2:24 PM360 km223 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
MabalacatFri 2:24 PM362 km225 miles196 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tarlac CityFri 2:24 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-northwest WNW
OlongapoFri 2:24 PM387 km241 miles209 nmWest W
Baguio CityFri 2:24 PM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-northwest WNW
BacolodFri 2:24 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Iloilo CityFri 2:24 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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