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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 50' North
Longitude: 168° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"961.48 miwest0° 06' 05.7"6.99 minorth961.24 mi
24 hours11° 33' 25.5"765.34 mieast2° 02' 27.5"140.37 minorth773.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 4:34 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 3:34 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 2:34 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 4:34 PM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSat 2:34 PM2405 km1495 miles1299 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 2:34 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmWest W
TarawaSat 2:34 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 3:34 PM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 2:34 PM3089 km1919 miles1668 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 2:34 PM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmSouthwest SW
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