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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 03:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 00' North, Longitude: 131° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 07.9"1003.67 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.25 minorth1003.69 mi
24 hours11° 28' 25.2"793.16 mieast4° 29' 52.8"309.07 minorth849.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SofifiTue 12:34 PM408 km254 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateTue 12:34 PM424 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariTue 12:34 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoTue 11:34 AM688 km428 miles372 nmWest W
AmbonTue 12:34 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 12:34 PM728 km453 miles393 nmNorth-northeast NNE
General SantosTue 11:34 AM791 km491 miles427 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoTue 11:34 AM820 km509 miles443 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloTue 11:34 AM899 km559 miles485 nmWest W
KendariTue 11:34 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmSouthwest SW
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