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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: 57%
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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 19' North
Longitude: 129° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.80 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.2"947.93 miwest0° 03' 24.4"3.91 misouth948.10 mi
24 hours11° 29' 21.5"750.19 mieast1° 46' 09.2"121.69 misouth763.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityWed 6:02 PM949 km590 miles512 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaohsiungWed 6:02 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonWed 6:02 PM990 km615 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaWed 6:02 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiWed 6:02 PM1002 km622 miles541 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiWed 6:02 PM1002 km623 miles541 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowWed 6:02 PM1248 km776 miles674 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenWed 6:02 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouWed 6:02 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaWed 7:02 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmNorth N
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