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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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' South, Longitude: 119° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.98 meters/second, 1504.7 km/hour, 935.0 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' 46.2"934.76 miwest0° 01' 06.0"1.26 misouth934.71 mi
24 hours14° 06' 33.2"915.08 mieast0° 10' 58.1"12.58 minorth915.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandTue 6:02 AM141 km88 miles76 nmWest W
PerthTue 6:02 AM1346 km837 miles727 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarTue 6:02 AM1390 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 7:02 AM1441 km896 miles778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinTue 7:32 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsTue 7:32 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaTue 6:47 AM1539 km957 miles831 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalangTue 5:02 AM1573 km978 miles849 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaTue 5:02 AM1644 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarTue 6:02 AM1686 km1047 miles910 nmNorth N
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