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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 = Monday, March 18, 2013 at 8:30:00 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: 37%

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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 128° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"942.36 miWest0° 01' 12.7"1.39 miNorth942.30 mi
24 hours11° 38' 11.3"755.57 miEast0° 03' 03.0"3.50 miNorth755.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaMon 5:30 PM670 km416 miles362 nmNorth N
KaohsiungMon 4:30 PM875 km544 miles473 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiMon 4:30 PM884 km549 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CityMon 4:30 PM918 km571 miles496 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonMon 4:30 PM983 km611 miles531 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiMon 4:30 PM996 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 4:30 PM997 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowMon 4:30 PM1131 km703 miles611 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 4:30 PM1157 km719 miles625 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouMon 4:30 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmWest-northwest WNW

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