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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 is currently 423.88 meters/second, 1526.0 kilometres/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TuguegaraoWed 6:12 PM575 km357 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaohsiungWed 6:12 PM785 km488 miles424 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonWed 6:12 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaWed 6:12 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
TaichungWed 6:12 PM839 km521 miles453 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiWed 6:12 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorthwest NW
Taoyuan CityWed 6:12 PM852 km529 miles460 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

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