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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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' South, Longitude: 142° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.99 meters/second, 1569.6 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 28' 09.0"975.12 miwest0° 09' 28.8"10.86 misouth974.87 mi
24 hours13° 00' 09.6"876.31 mieast3° 25' 02.1"234.96 misouth900.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSat 3:40 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 3:40 AM656 km407 miles354 nmNortheast NE
LaeSat 3:40 AM860 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSat 2:40 AM1177 km731 miles635 nmNorth N
DarwinSat 3:10 AM1258 km781 miles679 nmWest W
Alice SpringsSat 3:10 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariSat 2:40 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorthwest NW
DiliSat 2:40 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSat 3:40 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 4:40 AM1957 km1216 miles1056 nmEast E
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