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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 37' North
Longitude: 140° 26' 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"962.53 miwest0° 06' 15.6"7.18 minorth962.29 mi
24 hours11° 33' 01.7"765.72 mieast2° 06' 34.4"145.09 minorth775.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 2:36 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 2:36 PM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Fri 5:36 PM2933 km1822 miles1583 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 5:36 PM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 5:36 PM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 5:36 PM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 5:36 PM3397 km2111 miles1834 nmNortheast NE
Seattle *Fri 5:36 PM3816 km2371 miles2061 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake City *Fri 6:36 PM3834 km2382 miles2070 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 2:36 PM3908 km2429 miles2110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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