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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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 164° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 06.5"946.47 miwest0° 02' 59.5"3.43 misouth946.62 mi
24 hours11° 30' 32.2"750.36 mieast1° 36' 26.8"110.57 misouth762.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:26 PM689 km428 miles372 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 6:26 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 7:26 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 5:26 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 5:26 PM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 5:26 PM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmWest W
TarawaWed 5:26 PM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 6:26 PM3291 km2045 miles1777 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 5:26 PM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Tue 8:26 PM3747 km2328 miles2023 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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