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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: 26%
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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 44' North
Longitude: 128° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.27 meters/second, 1531.0 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.2"951.09 miwest0° 04' 10.2"4.78 minorth950.90 mi
24 hours11° 37' 04.4"761.23 mieast1° 14' 48.3"85.76 minorth763.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sat 5:36 PM1935 km1203 miles1045 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 5:36 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 5:36 PM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 5:36 PM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 5:36 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 5:36 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 5:36 PM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sat 5:36 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSat 5:36 PM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sat 5:36 PM2352 km1462 miles1270 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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