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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:36:00 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: 46%

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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 177° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.18 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"941.84 miWest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 miSouth941.88 mi
24 hours11° 35' 43.6"752.46 miEast0° 44' 25.9"50.94 miSouth755.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayMon 6:36 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth N
Wake IslandTue 5:36 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmWest W
MajuroTue 5:36 PM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 7:36 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmEast E
Baker IslandMon 5:36 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 5:36 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 5:36 PM2835 km1761 miles1531 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 4:36 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 7:36 PM3028 km1881 miles1635 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiTue 5:36 PM3202 km1990 miles1729 nmSouth S

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