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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 11:02:00 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' North, Longitude: 114° 47' 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"948.19 miWest0° 03' 29.7"4.01 miSouth948.37 mi
24 hours11° 29' 06.3"750.12 miEast1° 48' 12.6"124.04 miSouth764.23 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 7:02 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
KowloonWed 7:02 PM345 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
MacauWed 7:02 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenWed 7:02 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FoshanWed 7:02 PM451 km280 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouWed 7:02 PM456 km284 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HaikouWed 7:02 PM473 km294 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouWed 7:02 PM495 km308 miles267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
XiamenWed 7:02 PM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CityWed 7:02 PM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-southeast ESE

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