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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: 54%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 37' North
Longitude: 143° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.03 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.77 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.7"946.06 miwest0° 02' 51.8"3.28 misouth946.21 mi
24 hours11° 30' 53.3"750.43 mieast1° 33' 28.2"107.15 misouth761.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 6:02 PM1471 km914 miles795 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 6:02 PM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Tue 9:02 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 9:02 PM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 9:02 PM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 9:02 PM3485 km2165 miles1882 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 9:02 PM3499 km2174 miles1890 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 5:02 PM3529 km2193 miles1906 nmWest-northwest WNW
Seattle *Tue 9:02 PM3665 km2277 miles1979 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Tue 9:02 PM3775 km2346 miles2038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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