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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 142° 56' 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"957.92 miwest0° 05' 29.1"6.29 misouth958.18 mi
24 hours11° 23' 13.9"751.13 mieast2° 34' 07.5"176.65 misouth776.53 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 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 7:52 PM492 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokThu 6:52 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuThu 6:52 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 6:52 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaThu 6:52 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth N
PalikirThu 8:52 PM2031 km1262 miles1096 nmEast-southeast ESE
OsakaThu 6:52 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 6:52 PM2034 km1264 miles1099 nmNorth N
NagoyaThu 6:52 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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