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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 43' North, Longitude: 170° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.22 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.7"995.80 miwest0° 10' 26.3"11.96 misouth996.07 mi
24 hours348° 36' 00.2"781.42 miwest4° 22' 10.0"300.25 misouth840.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSun 10:20 PM131 km82 miles71 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaSun 10:20 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 10:20 PM981 km610 miles530 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 9:20 PM1327 km825 miles716 nmWest W
Wake IslandSun 10:20 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandSat 10:20 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 10:20 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 9:20 PM2209 km1372 miles1192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 11:20 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoSun 11:20 PM2798 km1739 miles1511 nmSoutheast SE

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