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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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 19:42:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 19:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 14' South, Longitude: 126° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.29 meters/second, 1610.2 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.1"1000.48 miwest0° 11' 43.0"13.42 minorth1000.69 mi
24 hours11° 45' 48.6"811.48 mieast4° 42' 22.8"323.37 minorth874.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 11:42 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 9:42 AM2909 km1807 miles1571 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 2:42 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiMon 9:42 AM3489 km2168 miles1884 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 1:42 PM3983 km2475 miles2150 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 12:42 PM4044 km2513 miles2184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaSun 9:42 AM4053 km2518 miles2188 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:42 PM4126 km2564 miles2228 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Sun 12:42 PM4326 km2688 miles2336 nmNorth N
HonoluluSun 9:42 AM4432 km2754 miles2393 nmNorthwest NW

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