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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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 166° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 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' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.6"946.52 miwest0° 03' 00.3"3.45 misouth946.67 mi
24 hours11° 30' 29.7"750.35 mieast1° 36' 48.0"110.97 misouth762.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:36 PM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 6:36 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 7:36 PM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 5:36 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 5:36 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 5:36 PM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmWest W
TarawaWed 5:36 PM2993 km1860 miles1616 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 6:36 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 5:36 PM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 5:36 PM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmSouthwest SW
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