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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: 55%
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 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 34' North
Longitude: 161° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.19 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 06.4"946.42 miwest0° 02' 58.6"3.41 misouth946.57 mi
24 hours11° 30' 34.6"750.37 mieast1° 36' 05.7"110.16 misouth761.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:16 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuTue 7:16 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 6:16 PM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 7:16 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 5:16 PM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroWed 5:16 PM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 5:16 PM3312 km2058 miles1789 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 6:16 PM3364 km2090 miles1816 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 5:16 PM3403 km2115 miles1838 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 5:16 PM3741 km2324 miles2020 nmSouthwest SW
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