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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 12:02:00 PM.

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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: 67%

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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 22' North, Longitude: 111° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"958.92 miWest0° 05' 40.0"6.49 miSouth959.19 mi
24 hours11° 22' 43.4"751.34 miEast2° 38' 13.7"181.33 miSouth777.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouThu 8:02 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Da NangThu 7:02 PM401 km249 miles217 nmWest-southwest WSW
HuếThu 7:02 PM453 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
MacauThu 8:02 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hong KongThu 8:02 PM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonThu 8:02 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenThu 8:02 PM623 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nha TrangThu 7:02 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FoshanThu 8:02 PM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuangzhouThu 8:02 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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