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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 175° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.17 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"941.83 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth941.87 mi
24 hours11° 35' 45.4"752.48 mieast0° 44' 03.6"50.51 misouth755.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayMon 6:26 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluMon 7:26 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 5:26 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmWest W
MajuroTue 5:26 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 5:26 PM2225 km1383 miles1202 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 5:26 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 7:26 PM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 5:26 PM2996 km1861 miles1617 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 4:26 PM3201 km1989 miles1729 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 5:26 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmSouth S

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