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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 10:12:00 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: 57%

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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' North, Longitude: 126° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.88 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 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' 09.3"947.91 miWest0° 03' 25.2"3.92 miSouth948.08 mi
24 hours11° 29' 19.3"750.14 miEast1° 46' 27.9"122.04 miSouth763.88 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 6:12 PM738 km459 miles399 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaohsiungWed 6:12 PM785 km488 miles424 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonWed 6:12 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiWed 6:12 PM815 km507 miles440 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaWed 6:12 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiWed 6:12 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenWed 6:12 PM1073 km667 miles579 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowWed 6:12 PM1081 km671 miles583 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouWed 6:12 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmWest-northwest WNW
KowloonWed 6:12 PM1356 km842 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW

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