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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 9:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 143° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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"957.85 miWest0° 05' 29.0"6.29 miSouth958.11 mi
24 hours11° 23' 14.1"751.08 miEast2° 34' 05.5"176.59 miSouth776.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 7:52 PM377 km234 miles204 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 7:52 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokThu 6:52 PM1451 km902 miles784 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuThu 6:52 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 6:52 PM1988 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirThu 8:52 PM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 6:52 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmNorth N
TokyoThu 6:52 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth N
OsakaThu 6:52 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 6:52 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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