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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 9:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 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° 42' 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' 47.8"935.79 miWest0° 02' 07.2"2.43 miNorth935.90 mi
24 hours13° 58' 07.0"906.94 miEast1° 26' 48.8"99.53 miNorth916.46 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 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsWed 7:22 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsWed 7:52 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinWed 7:22 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaWed 6:37 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyWed 7:52 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNortheast NE
Adelaide *Wed 8:22 AM1644 km1021 miles887 nmSouth S
DiliWed 6:52 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneWed 7:52 AM1845 km1147 miles996 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 6:52 AM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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