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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 8:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' North, Longitude: 115° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.95 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.81 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.2"948.05 miWest0° 03' 26.8"3.95 miNorth947.90 mi
24 hours11° 37' 53.0"759.73 miEast0° 57' 05.9"65.46 miNorth760.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KowloonSun 4:34 PM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hong KongSun 4:34 PM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MacauSun 4:34 PM399 km248 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
ShenzhenSun 4:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouSun 4:34 PM466 km289 miles252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FoshanSun 4:34 PM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouSun 4:34 PM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HaikouSun 4:34 PM572 km356 miles309 nmWest W
Baguio CitySun 4:34 PM603 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
XiamenSun 4:34 PM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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