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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 = Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 1:42:00 AM.

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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: 4%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 01:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 41' South, Longitude: 134° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.10 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.56 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 25.8"993.32 miWest0° 11' 17.1"12.93 miNorth993.63 mi
24 hours12° 01' 40.7"824.53 miEast4° 37' 50.6"318.20 miNorth887.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 11:12 AM656 km407 miles354 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariSun 10:42 AM755 km469 miles408 nmNorth N
AmbonSun 10:42 AM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
BaucauSun 10:42 AM879 km546 miles474 nmWest W
JayapuraSun 10:42 AM903 km561 miles487 nmNortheast NE
SameSun 10:42 AM973 km605 miles526 nmWest W
DiliSun 10:42 AM975 km606 miles527 nmWest W
SuaiSun 10:42 AM1021 km635 miles551 nmWest W
KendariSun 9:42 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySun 11:42 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmEast E

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