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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: 10%

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 Friday, March 8, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 22' South, Longitude: 155° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.3"977.62 miwest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 minorth977.99 mi
24 hours12° 31' 48.4"846.72 mieast4° 14' 24.7"291.45 minorth901.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoSat 10:20 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSat 10:20 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
ArawaSat 9:20 AM680 km422 miles367 nmNorth N
BukaSat 9:20 AM778 km484 miles420 nmNorth N
Port MoresbySat 9:20 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSat 9:20 AM1199 km745 miles647 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 10:20 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSat 9:20 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSouth S
YarenSat 11:20 AM1788 km1111 miles966 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSat 8:20 AM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmWest-northwest WNW
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