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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: 62%
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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 07' South
Longitude: 136° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.63 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.72 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.5"942.92 miwest0° 04' 29.0"5.14 misouth942.72 mi
24 hours13° 57' 19.6"912.25 mieast1° 12' 32.5"83.17 misouth912.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekMon 5:26 AM223 km139 miles121 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alice SpringsMon 5:26 AM564 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinMon 5:26 AM936 km581 miles505 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 5:56 AM1038 km645 miles561 nmEast-northeast ENE
EuclaMon 4:41 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyMon 5:56 AM1592 km989 miles859 nmNortheast NE
DiliMon 4:56 AM1639 km1019 miles885 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Mon 6:26 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 4:56 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneMon 5:56 AM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmEast-southeast ESE
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