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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 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 27' North, Longitude: 147° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.34 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 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' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.5"998.32 miwest0° 10' 48.6"12.38 minorth998.22 mi
24 hours11° 23' 42.9"783.26 mieast4° 06' 02.8"281.82 minorth828.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 1:14 PM827 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanWed 1:14 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
PalikirWed 2:14 PM1200 km746 miles648 nmEast E
JayapuraWed 12:14 PM1236 km768 miles667 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokWed 12:14 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmWest W
ManokwariWed 12:14 PM1680 km1044 miles907 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 1:14 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmSouth S
HoniaraWed 2:14 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 3:14 PM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 3:14 PM2529 km1571 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
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