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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: 20%

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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' North, Longitude: 118° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.75 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"958.89 miwest0° 05' 40.4"6.50 minorth958.66 mi
24 hours11° 34' 23.7"764.39 mieast1° 51' 52.7"128.25 minorth771.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySat 3:34 PM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tarlac CitySat 3:34 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
MabalacatSat 3:34 PM329 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
AngelesSat 3:34 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSoutheast SE
OlongapoSat 3:34 PM340 km212 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
QuezonSat 3:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmSoutheast SE
ManilaSat 3:34 PM408 km254 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
MakatiSat 3:34 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSoutheast SE
KaohsiungSat 3:34 PM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShantouSat 3:34 PM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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