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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 44' North, Longitude: 154° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.0"961.93 miwest0° 06' 10.7"7.08 minorth961.70 mi
24 hours11° 33' 13.7"765.48 mieast2° 04' 31.4"142.73 minorth774.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloFri 3:36 PM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
WailukuFri 3:36 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 3:36 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiSat 3:36 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 2:36 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 1:36 PM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 2:36 PM3413 km2121 miles1843 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteFri 3:36 PM3831 km2380 miles2068 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 1:36 PM3857 km2397 miles2083 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 3:36 PM3867 km2403 miles2088 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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