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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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 28' North, Longitude: 144° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.31 meters/second, 1606.7 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' 27.6"998.26 miwest0° 10' 48.3"12.37 minorth998.16 mi
24 hours11° 23' 42.2"783.20 mieast4° 05' 50.4"281.58 minorth828.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 1:24 PM775 km481 miles418 nmNorth N
SaipanWed 1:24 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth N
JayapuraWed 12:24 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokWed 12:24 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmWest W
ManokwariWed 12:24 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 2:24 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 1:24 PM1779 km1106 miles961 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 11:24 AM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraWed 2:24 PM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 3:24 PM2566 km1594 miles1385 nmEast-southeast ESE
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