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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 11:00:00 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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 16' North, Longitude: 115° 16' 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' 03.3"0.07 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"948.18 miWest0° 03' 29.5"4.00 miSouth948.36 mi
24 hours11° 29' 06.8"750.12 miEast1° 48' 08.3"123.96 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 7:00 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonWed 7:00 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MacauWed 7:00 PM371 km231 miles200 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenWed 7:00 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FoshanWed 7:00 PM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouWed 7:00 PM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouWed 7:00 PM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouWed 7:00 PM523 km325 miles282 nmWest W
ZhanjiangWed 7:00 PM558 km347 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenWed 7:00 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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