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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: 17%

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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' North, Longitude: 125° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.61 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.05 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.9"963.06 miwest0° 06' 20.6"7.27 minorth962.83 mi
24 hours11° 32' 49.4"765.91 mieast2° 08' 39.4"147.47 minorth775.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Fri 4:36 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Fri 4:36 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 4:36 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Fri 4:36 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 4:36 PM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanFri 4:36 PM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 4:36 PM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Fri 4:36 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmNorth N
San Francisco *Fri 4:36 PM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Fri 4:36 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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