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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 Monday, February 25, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 25, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 19' North, Longitude: 150° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.53 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.7"998.75 miwest0° 10' 54.9"12.50 misouth999.01 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.8"783.14 mieast4° 30' 46.7"310.09 misouth844.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:46 PM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 11:46 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSun 11:46 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 10:46 PM2916 km1812 miles1575 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 9:46 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 11:46 PM3226 km2004 miles1742 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Mon 11:46 PM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 10:46 PM3549 km2205 miles1916 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 10:46 PM3759 km2336 miles2030 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 9:46 PM3780 km2349 miles2041 nmWest-southwest WSW

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