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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: 4%
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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 45' South
Longitude: 139° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.7"993.22 miwest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 minorth993.53 mi
24 hours12° 02' 01.4"824.86 mieast4° 37' 39.8"318.02 minorth887.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenSun 11:20 AM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 10:20 AM594 km369 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeSun 11:20 AM842 km523 miles455 nmEast E
Port MoresbySun 11:20 AM874 km543 miles472 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSun 10:20 AM967 km601 miles522 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinSun 10:50 AM1076 km668 miles581 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsSun 11:20 AM1227 km762 miles662 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliSun 10:20 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmWest W
MelekeokSun 10:20 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSun 10:50 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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