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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 34' North
Longitude: 145° 21' 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"957.84 miwest0° 05' 28.4"6.27 misouth958.10 mi
24 hours11° 23' 16.2"751.11 mieast2° 33' 48.3"176.28 misouth776.43 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 PM266 km165 miles144 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 7:42 PM458 km285 miles247 nmSouth S
MelekeokThu 6:42 PM1612 km1002 miles870 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 8:42 PM1824 km1133 miles985 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 6:42 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 6:42 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 6:42 PM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 6:42 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 6:42 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KyotoThu 6:42 PM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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