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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 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' North, Longitude: 153° 29' 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' 06.1"1003.87 miwest0° 11' 36.2"13.29 minorth1003.91 mi
24 hours11° 28' 57.4"793.97 mieast4° 31' 02.3"310.41 minorth850.86 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 PM776 km482 miles419 nmNortheast NE
BukaTue 12:00 Noon800 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
ArawaTue 12:00 Noon907 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyTue 12:00 Noon1417 km881 miles765 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraTue 1:00 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraTue 11:00 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 2:00 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmEast E
HagåtñaTue 12:00 Noon1618 km1006 miles874 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroTue 2:00 PM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 2:00 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmEast E
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