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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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 02:34:00 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

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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 19' North, Longitude: 157° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.44 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 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 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.3"998.55 miwest0° 10' 50.4"12.41 minorth998.45 mi
24 hours11° 23' 45.8"783.50 mieast4° 06' 51.9"282.75 minorth829.40 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 PM145 km90 miles78 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoloniaWed 1:34 PM151 km94 miles82 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 2:34 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 12:34 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroWed 2:34 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 1:34 PM1773 km1101 miles957 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 2:34 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNortheast NE
TarawaWed 2:34 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyWed 12:34 PM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraWed 11:34 AM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmWest-southwest WSW
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