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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:42:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 17' North, Longitude: 119° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.96 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"948.08 miwest0° 03' 27.9"3.97 misouth948.26 mi
24 hours11° 29' 11.4"750.13 mieast1° 47' 30.7"123.24 misouth764.09 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 6:42 PM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaohsiungWed 6:42 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tarlac CityWed 6:42 PM432 km269 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MabalacatWed 6:42 PM462 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AngelesWed 6:42 PM469 km292 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OlongapoWed 6:42 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
QuezonWed 6:42 PM529 km329 miles285 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManilaWed 6:42 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakatiWed 6:42 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouWed 6:42 PM545 km339 miles294 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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