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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 3:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' South, Longitude: 131° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.58 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 29' 10.6"994.65 miWest0° 11' 24.6"13.07 miSouth994.53 mi
24 hours12° 35' 21.9"864.41 miEast4° 22' 33.1"300.73 miSouth910.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AmbonThu 12:28 AM482 km300 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauThu 12:28 AM535 km332 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinThu 12:58 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth S
DiliThu 12:28 AM630 km391 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameThu 12:28 AM638 km396 miles344 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuaiThu 12:28 AM690 km429 miles373 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariThu 12:28 AM752 km467 miles406 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KupangWed 11:28 PM896 km556 miles484 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiThu 12:28 AM936 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateThu 12:28 AM949 km590 miles512 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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