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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 27' North, Longitude: 147° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.33 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"998.39 miwest0° 10' 48.6"12.38 minorth998.28 mi
24 hours11° 23' 42.7"783.30 mieast4° 06' 01.4"281.81 minorth828.85 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 PM817 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanWed 1:14 PM979 km608 miles528 nmNorth N
JayapuraWed 12:14 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 2:14 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast E
MelekeokWed 12:14 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest W
ManokwariWed 12:14 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 1:14 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmSouth S
HoniaraWed 2:14 PM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 3:14 PM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoWed 11:14 AM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmWest-southwest WSW
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