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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 9:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%

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 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' North, Longitude: 143° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.71 meters/second, 1525.3 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"947.52 miWest0° 03' 18.8"3.80 miSouth947.69 mi
24 hours11° 29' 37.4"750.17 miEast1° 44' 01.0"119.23 miSouth763.39 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 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaWed 7:02 PM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth S
MelekeokWed 6:02 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuWed 6:02 PM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaWed 6:02 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaWed 6:02 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiWed 6:02 PM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaWed 6:02 PM1848 km1148 miles998 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoWed 6:02 PM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaWed 6:02 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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