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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 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' North, Longitude: 172° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.29 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 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' 06.9"946.65 miwest0° 03' 02.7"3.49 misouth946.80 mi
24 hours11° 30' 23.0"750.33 mieast1° 37' 43.2"112.03 misouth762.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 7:02 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluTue 8:02 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast E
Wake IslandWed 6:02 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmWest W
Baker IslandTue 6:02 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 6:02 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 6:02 PM2524 km1569 miles1363 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 8:02 PM2586 km1607 miles1397 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 6:02 PM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 7:02 PM3201 km1989 miles1728 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 6:02 PM3220 km2001 miles1739 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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