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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 03:04:00 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 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 54' North, Longitude: 138° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.3"1003.71 miwest0° 11' 35.1"13.27 minorth1003.74 mi
24 hours11° 28' 35.4"793.40 mieast4° 30' 15.6"309.50 minorth849.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariTue 12:04 PM559 km348 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraTue 12:04 PM562 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokTue 12:04 PM738 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HagåtñaTue 1:04 PM1465 km911 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoTue 11:04 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmWest W
DavaoTue 11:04 AM1515 km942 miles818 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 11:04 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyTue 1:04 PM1599 km994 miles863 nmSoutheast SE
GorontaloTue 11:04 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmWest W
DarwinTue 12:34 PM1789 km1111 miles966 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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