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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 4:14:00 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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 08' North, Longitude: 121° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 meters/second, 1615.3 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' 08.8"1003.60 miWest0° 11' 33.6"13.24 miNorth1003.62 mi
24 hours11° 28' 12.0"792.84 miEast4° 29' 22.0"308.48 miNorth848.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloTue 12:14 PM262 km163 miles141 nmSoutheast SE
PaluTue 12:14 PM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 12:14 PM397 km247 miles215 nmEast E
Zamboanga CityTue 12:14 PM534 km332 miles289 nmNorth N
SamarindaTue 12:14 PM550 km341 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamujuTue 12:14 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosTue 12:14 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNortheast NE
BalikpapanTue 12:14 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouthwest SW
KendariTue 12:14 PM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth S
TernateTue 1:14 PM690 km429 miles373 nmEast-southeast ESE

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