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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' North, Longitude: 161° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.1"998.66 miwest0° 10' 51.1"12.43 minorth998.57 mi
24 hours11° 23' 47.4"783.62 mieast4° 07' 16.3"283.22 minorth829.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolWed 1:14 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
KoloniaWed 1:14 PM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
PalikirWed 1:14 PM413 km257 miles223 nmWest W
YarenWed 2:14 PM939 km584 miles507 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 2:14 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmEast E
TarawaWed 2:14 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 2:14 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraWed 1:14 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 12:14 PM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyWed 12:14 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmSouthwest SW
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