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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 166° 20' 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.78 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.6"946.45 miwest0° 03' 00.2"3.44 misouth946.60 mi
24 hours11° 30' 29.9"750.30 mieast1° 36' 45.7"110.92 misouth762.05 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 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 6:36 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 7:36 PM2188 km1360 miles1181 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 5:36 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 5:36 PM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 5:36 PM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmWest W
TarawaWed 5:36 PM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 6:36 PM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 5:36 PM3485 km2165 miles1882 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 5:36 PM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmSouthwest SW

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