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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 57' North, Longitude: 152° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.36 meters/second, 1538.5 km/hour, 956.0 miles/hour or 830.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.8"955.79 miwest0° 05' 06.7"5.86 misouth956.04 mi
24 hours11° 24' 19.1"750.70 mieast2° 25' 32.1"166.81 misouth773.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 7:26 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
WailukuWed 7:26 PM516 km321 miles279 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluWed 7:26 PM658 km409 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiThu 7:26 PM1850 km1150 miles999 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 6:26 PM2766 km1719 miles1494 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 5:26 PM3262 km2027 miles1761 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 6:26 PM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Wed 10:26 PM3673 km2282 miles1983 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 10:26 PM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteWed 7:26 PM3939 km2448 miles2127 nmSouth S
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