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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 37' North, Longitude: 160° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.5"1003.83 miwest0° 11' 36.9"13.30 minorth1003.87 mi
24 hours11° 29' 07.1"794.13 mieast4° 31' 22.0"310.77 minorth851.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 12:34 PM622 km386 miles336 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoloniaTue 12:34 PM625 km388 miles338 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenTue 1:34 PM801 km498 miles433 nmEast-southeast ESE
BukaTue 11:34 AM982 km610 miles530 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaTue 11:34 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraTue 12:34 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 1:34 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 1:34 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 11:34 AM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 1:34 PM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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