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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 = Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 9:42:00 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: 66%

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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' North, Longitude: 145° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.97 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.6"957.77 miWest0° 05' 28.2"6.27 miSouth958.03 mi
24 hours11° 23' 16.5"751.06 miEast2° 33' 46.3"176.23 miSouth776.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 7:42 PM263 km164 miles142 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 7:42 PM463 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokThu 6:42 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 8:42 PM1802 km1119 miles973 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 6:42 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 6:42 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 6:42 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 6:42 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 6:42 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KyotoThu 6:42 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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