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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 = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 4:52:00 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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 155° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.13 meters/second, 1523.3 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.78 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.3"946.23 miWest0° 02' 56.3"3.37 miSouth946.38 mi
24 hours11° 30' 41.1"750.34 miEast1° 35' 12.3"109.14 miSouth761.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaTue 6:52 PM33 km20 miles18 nmWest-northwest WNW
HiloTue 6:52 PM65 km41 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuTue 6:52 PM168 km104 miles91 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Napili-HonokowaiTue 6:52 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluTue 6:52 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 6:52 PM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmSouth S
MidwayTue 5:52 PM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 4:52 PM3121 km1939 miles1685 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 5:52 PM3625 km2253 miles1958 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Tue 9:52 PM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmNortheast NE

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