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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' South, Longitude: 124° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.01 meters/second, 1504.8 km/hour, 935.1 miles/hour or 812.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.58 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.4"934.74 miwest0° 01' 08.9"1.32 misouth934.69 mi
24 hours14° 06' 33.5"915.07 mieast0° 09' 49.5"11.26 minorth915.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekTue 7:12 AM965 km599 miles521 nmEast E
Alice SpringsTue 7:12 AM987 km613 miles533 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinTue 7:12 AM1073 km667 miles580 nmNortheast NE
DiliTue 6:42 AM1308 km812 miles706 nmNorth N
EuclaTue 6:27 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthTue 5:42 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarTue 5:42 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarTue 5:42 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangTue 4:42 AM1901 km1182 miles1027 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaTue 4:42 AM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNorthwest NW
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