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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 8:44:00 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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' North, Longitude: 113° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.92 meters/second, 1526.1 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.80 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.1"948.00 miWest0° 03' 25.8"3.93 miNorth947.84 mi
24 hours11° 37' 53.7"759.70 miEast0° 56' 43.5"65.03 miNorth760.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouSun 4:44 PM324 km201 miles175 nmWest-northwest WNW
MacauSun 4:44 PM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth N
Hong KongSun 4:44 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonSun 4:44 PM355 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenSun 4:44 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FoshanSun 4:44 PM418 km259 miles225 nmNorth N
GuangzhouSun 4:44 PM429 km267 miles232 nmNorth N
ShantouSun 4:44 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNortheast NE
Da NangSun 3:44 PM645 km401 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
NanningSun 4:44 PM653 km405 miles352 nmNorthwest NW

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