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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 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: 178° 12' 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"941.91 miwest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 misouth941.95 mi
24 hours11° 35' 43.5"752.51 mieast0° 44' 28.4"50.99 misouth756.00 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 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth N
Wake IslandTue 5:36 PM1591 km988 miles859 nmWest W
MajuroTue 5:36 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 7:36 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmEast E
Baker IslandMon 5:36 PM2231 km1386 miles1204 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 5:36 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 5:36 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 4:36 PM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 7:36 PM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiTue 5:36 PM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmSouth S
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