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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' North, Longitude: 140° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.35 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 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' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.7"958.00 miwest0° 05' 30.0"6.31 misouth958.27 mi
24 hours11° 23' 11.4"751.15 mieast2° 34' 26.8"177.01 misouth776.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 8:02 PM617 km383 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaThu 8:02 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 7:02 PM1282 km796 miles692 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuThu 7:02 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmNorth N
ShizuokaThu 7:02 PM1943 km1208 miles1049 nmNorth N
KumamotoThu 7:02 PM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 7:02 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 7:02 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 7:02 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNorth N
YokohamaThu 7:02 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNorth N
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