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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:54:00 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: 16%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 49' North, Longitude: 147° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"995.67 miwest0° 10' 31.4"12.05 minorth995.53 mi
24 hours11° 15' 48.2"771.88 mieast3° 57' 14.4"271.75 minorth814.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 2:54 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 2:54 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 2:54 PM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmSouth S
FakaofoThu 1:54 PM3254 km2022 miles1757 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 12:54 PM3334 km2072 miles1800 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaWed 2:54 PM3486 km2166 miles1883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 2:54 PM3603 km2239 miles1945 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiWed 1:54 PM3864 km2401 miles2087 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayWed 1:54 PM3873 km2406 miles2091 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownWed 4:54 PM4094 km2544 miles2210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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