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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 02' South, Longitude: 144° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.6"1002.14 miwest0° 11' 46.5"13.49 minorth1002.32 mi
24 hours11° 41' 23.1"807.52 mieast4° 41' 55.5"322.87 minorth870.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenMon 11:50 AM313 km195 miles169 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 10:50 AM393 km244 miles212 nmWest W
LaeMon 11:50 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 11:50 AM783 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariMon 10:50 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 11:50 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmSouth S
MelekeokMon 10:50 AM1578 km980 miles852 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinMon 11:20 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 11:50 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth N
HoniaraMon 12:50 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmEast-southeast ESE
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