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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: 66%

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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 39' North, Longitude: 157° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.09 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.96 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.0"957.43 miwest0° 05' 24.2"6.19 misouth957.69 mi
24 hours11° 23' 28.2"751.02 mieast2° 32' 12.1"174.44 misouth775.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 8:52 PM987 km613 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 7:52 PM1190 km739 miles642 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 6:52 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 8:52 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 8:52 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 8:52 PM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 5:52 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 5:52 PM2659 km1653 miles1436 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokThu 5:52 PM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 9:52 PM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmEast-northeast ENE
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