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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 8:34:00 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: 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 127° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.40 meters/second, 1517.0 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"942.35 miWest0° 01' 12.3"1.38 miNorth942.29 mi
24 hours11° 38' 11.2"755.56 miEast0° 02' 54.0"3.33 miNorth755.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaMon 5:34 PM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth N
KaohsiungMon 4:34 PM783 km486 miles423 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiMon 4:34 PM807 km502 miles436 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CityMon 4:34 PM829 km515 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonMon 4:34 PM904 km562 miles488 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiMon 4:34 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 4:34 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowMon 4:34 PM1052 km653 miles568 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 4:34 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouMon 4:34 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmWest-northwest WNW

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