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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: 18%
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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 37' North
Longitude: 139° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.37 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 06.2"0.12 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.4"962.54 miwest0° 06' 15.7"7.18 minorth962.31 mi
24 hours11° 33' 01.4"765.72 mieast2° 06' 38.6"145.17 minorth775.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 2:34 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 2:34 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Fri 5:34 PM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Fri 5:34 PM2905 km1805 miles1568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 5:34 PM3266 km2030 miles1764 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 5:34 PM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 5:34 PM3357 km2086 miles1813 nmNortheast NE
Seattle *Fri 5:34 PM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake City *Fri 6:34 PM3801 km2362 miles2052 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 2:34 PM3922 km2437 miles2118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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