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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 20' North, Longitude: 156° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.44 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.3"998.61 miwest0° 10' 50.4"12.41 minorth998.52 mi
24 hours11° 23' 45.8"783.55 mieast4° 06' 50.4"282.75 minorth829.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 1:34 PM172 km107 miles93 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoloniaWed 1:34 PM178 km111 miles96 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 2:34 PM1362 km846 miles736 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaWed 12:34 PM1533 km952 miles828 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroWed 2:34 PM1602 km995 miles865 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 1:34 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandWed 2:34 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNortheast NE
TarawaWed 2:34 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 11:34 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 12:34 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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