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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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' North, Longitude: 178° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.34 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 07.1"946.77 miwest0° 03' 04.9"3.53 misouth946.93 mi
24 hours11° 30' 16.9"750.32 mieast1° 38' 34.2"113.00 misouth762.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 7:26 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
Wake IslandWed 6:26 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmWest W
MajuroWed 6:26 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 6:26 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 8:26 PM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmEast E
TarawaWed 6:26 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 6:26 PM2716 km1688 miles1467 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 5:26 PM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 8:26 PM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiWed 6:26 PM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmSouth S
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