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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: 47%
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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 13' North
Longitude: 117° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 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' 30.9"15.71 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.6"942.36 miwest0° 01' 11.8"1.37 misouth942.42 mi
24 hours11° 34' 55.0"751.97 mieast0° 54' 18.9"62.28 misouth756.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ShantouTue 6:02 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonTue 6:02 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
Hong KongTue 6:02 PM410 km255 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
ShenzhenTue 6:02 PM429 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
KaohsiungTue 6:02 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE
MacauTue 6:02 PM460 km286 miles249 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenTue 6:02 PM474 km294 miles256 nmNorth N
Baguio CityTue 6:02 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
GuangzhouTue 6:02 PM539 km335 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
FoshanTue 6:02 PM545 km338 miles294 nmNorthwest NW
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