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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 2:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 53' North, Longitude: 140° 41' East

The ground speed is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 kilometres/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 07.1"1003.73 miWest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 miNorth1003.76 mi
24 hours11° 28' 38.8"793.48 miEast4° 30' 23.1"309.64 miNorth850.05 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraTue 11:54 AM488 km303 miles264 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 11:54 AM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColoniaTue 12:54 PM891 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokTue 11:54 AM916 km569 miles494 nmNorthwest NW
KororTue 11:54 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
Mount HagenTue 12:54 PM942 km585 miles509 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaTue 12:54 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyTue 12:54 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoTue 10:54 AM1764 km1096 miles952 nmWest W
DavaoTue 10:54 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmWest-northwest WNW

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