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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: 73%

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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 35' South, Longitude: 140° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.25 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.6"957.76 miwest0° 07' 18.9"8.38 misouth957.49 mi
24 hours13° 32' 47.3"898.18 mieast2° 25' 49.0"167.15 misouth907.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonSun 4:40 AM121 km75 miles65 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 4:40 AM514 km320 miles278 nmEast E
Tennant CreekSun 4:10 AM793 km493 miles428 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 4:40 AM1038 km645 miles560 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSun 4:10 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSun 4:10 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraSun 3:40 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 4:40 AM1731 km1075 miles935 nmSoutheast SE
DiliSun 3:40 AM1892 km1175 miles1021 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSun 3:40 AM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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