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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.

March Equinox 2013

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:01:00 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 11:01:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' North, Longitude: 115° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.00 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' 09.7"948.19 miWest0° 03' 29.7"4.01 miSouth948.36 mi
24 hours11° 29' 06.5"750.12 miEast1° 48' 10.5"124.00 miSouth764.22 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 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonWed 7:01 PM350 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MacauWed 7:01 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenWed 7:01 PM377 km235 miles204 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FoshanWed 7:01 PM461 km286 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouWed 7:01 PM466 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouWed 7:01 PM486 km302 miles262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouWed 7:01 PM498 km309 miles269 nmWest W
ZhanjiangWed 7:01 PM535 km333 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenWed 7:01 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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