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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 32' North
Longitude: 127° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.1 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 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.9"962.99 miwest0° 06' 19.9"7.26 minorth962.76 mi
24 hours11° 32' 51.0"765.89 mieast2° 08' 22.8"147.16 minorth775.55 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 4:44 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Fri 4:44 PM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 4:44 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Fri 4:44 PM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 4:44 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanFri 4:44 PM2360 km1467 miles1274 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Fri 4:44 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Fri 4:44 PM2412 km1499 miles1303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixFri 4:44 PM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 4:44 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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