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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: 39%

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 Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' South, Longitude: 136° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.47 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.0"935.86 miwest0° 02' 07.3"2.43 minorth935.97 mi
24 hours13° 58' 06.3"906.99 mieast1° 26' 52.2"99.60 minorth916.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekWed 7:22 AM243 km151 miles131 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsWed 7:22 AM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinWed 7:22 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsWed 7:52 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmEast-northeast ENE
EuclaWed 6:37 AM1479 km919 miles799 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Wed 8:22 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyWed 7:52 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmNortheast NE
DiliWed 6:52 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneWed 7:52 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 6:52 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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