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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 45' North, Longitude: 150° 06' 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' 06.3"1003.85 miwest0° 11' 36.0"13.29 minorth1003.89 mi
24 hours11° 28' 52.4"793.85 mieast4° 30' 52.1"310.22 minorth850.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeTue 12:14 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 1:14 PM1063 km660 miles574 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 11:14 AM1147 km713 miles619 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 12:14 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaTue 12:14 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraTue 1:14 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariTue 11:14 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 11:14 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 2:14 PM1890 km1174 miles1020 nmEast E
CairnsTue 12:14 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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