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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 51' North, Longitude: 171° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.86 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.3"961.39 miwest0° 06' 04.9"6.97 minorth961.16 mi
24 hours11° 33' 27.5"765.31 mieast2° 02' 06.5"139.97 minorth773.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 3:44 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 4:44 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandFri 2:44 PM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 2:44 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 4:44 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandSat 2:44 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmWest W
TarawaSat 2:44 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 3:44 PM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 2:44 PM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 2:44 PM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmSouthwest SW
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