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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 01:50:00 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 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 40' North, Longitude: 156° 10' 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' 05.7"1003.81 miwest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 minorth1003.85 mi
24 hours11° 29' 01.4"794.00 mieast4° 31' 10.4"310.55 minorth850.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 12:50 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoloniaTue 12:50 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukaTue 11:50 AM803 km499 miles433 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaTue 11:50 AM876 km544 miles473 nmSouth S
YarenTue 1:50 PM1221 km759 miles659 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 12:50 PM1297 km806 miles701 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyTue 11:50 AM1583 km983 miles855 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroTue 1:50 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 10:50 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 11:50 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmNorthwest NW
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