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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: 56%
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 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 22' North
Longitude: 143° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.71 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.80 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.6"947.60 miwest0° 03' 18.9"3.80 misouth947.76 mi
24 hours11° 29' 37.0"750.22 mieast1° 44' 03.4"119.29 misouth763.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 7:02 PM517 km322 miles279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaWed 7:02 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokWed 6:02 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuWed 6:02 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaWed 6:02 PM1803 km1120 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaWed 6:02 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiWed 6:02 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorth N
SagamiharaWed 6:02 PM1842 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoWed 6:02 PM1848 km1148 miles998 nmNorth N
NagoyaWed 6:02 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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