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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 = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 2:00:00 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

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 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' North, Longitude: 153° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.77 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 05.9"1003.80 miWest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 miNorth1003.84 mi
24 hours11° 28' 57.7"793.92 miEast4° 31' 03.2"310.41 miNorth850.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 1:00 PM757 km470 miles409 nmNortheast NE
BukaTue 12:00 Noon795 km494 miles430 nmSouth S
ArawaTue 12:00 Noon900 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 1:00 PM1410 km876 miles762 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyTue 12:00 Noon1432 km890 miles773 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 2:00 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmEast E
JayapuraTue 11:00 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 12:00 Noon1636 km1017 miles884 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroTue 2:00 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 2:00 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmEast E

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