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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.

March Equinox 2013

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 11:01:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 15' North
Longitude: 114° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.8"948.26 miwest0° 03' 29.7"4.01 misouth948.44 mi
24 hours11° 29' 06.3"750.17 mieast1° 48' 12.8"124.05 misouth764.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hong KongWed 7:01 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
KowloonWed 7:01 PM345 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
MacauWed 7:01 PM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenWed 7:01 PM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth N
FoshanWed 7:01 PM450 km279 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouWed 7:01 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HaikouWed 7:01 PM470 km292 miles254 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouWed 7:01 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
XiamenWed 7:01 PM671 km417 miles362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CityWed 7:01 PM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-southeast ESE
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