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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 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 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° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.34 meters/second, 1542.0 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"957.93 miwest0° 05' 29.9"6.30 misouth958.19 mi
24 hours11° 23' 11.8"751.10 mieast2° 34' 24.6"176.96 misouth776.57 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 PM591 km367 miles319 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaThu 8:02 PM620 km385 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 7:02 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuThu 7:02 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth N
ShizuokaThu 7:02 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth N
OsakaThu 7:02 PM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoThu 7:02 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 7:02 PM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaThu 7:02 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth N
NagoyaThu 7:02 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth N
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