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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 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' South, Longitude: 136° 30' 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"942.86 miwest0° 04' 29.3"5.14 misouth942.66 mi
24 hours13° 57' 18.8"912.18 mieast1° 12' 36.0"83.23 misouth912.58 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 AM251 km156 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alice SpringsMon 5:26 AM577 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinMon 5:26 AM953 km592 miles515 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 5:56 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyMon 5:56 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNortheast NE
EuclaMon 4:41 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliMon 4:56 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Mon 6:26 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 4:56 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneMon 5:56 AM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
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