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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: 0%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 38' North
Longitude: 158° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.6"1003.90 miwest0° 11' 36.7"13.30 minorth1003.93 mi
24 hours11° 29' 04.5"794.13 mieast4° 31' 16.9"310.69 minorth851.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 12:40 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
KoloniaTue 12:40 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth N
ArawaTue 11:40 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 1:40 PM987 km613 miles533 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 12:40 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 1:40 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 1:40 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 11:40 AM1740 km1081 miles940 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaTue 11:40 AM1987 km1234 miles1073 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraTue 10:40 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmWest-southwest WSW
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