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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: 90%

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 Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 48' North, Longitude: 176° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.13 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.1"995.68 miwest0° 10' 25.1"11.93 misouth995.96 mi
24 hours348° 36' 11.1"781.11 miwest4° 21' 43.6"299.76 misouth839.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSun 9:52 PM637 km396 miles344 nmWest W
TarawaSun 9:52 PM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 9:52 PM1114 km692 miles602 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSun 9:52 PM1444 km898 miles780 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 9:52 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 9:52 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 8:52 PM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:52 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmSoutheast SE
MidwaySat 10:52 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 8:52 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmSouthwest SW
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