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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 20:50:00 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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 01' South, Longitude: 142° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.7"1000.81 miwest0° 11' 43.8"13.43 minorth1001.02 mi
24 hours11° 44' 57.3"810.72 mieast4° 42' 22.4"323.36 minorth874.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 11:20 AM674 km419 miles364 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 10:50 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiMon 10:50 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSun 10:50 AM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 12:50 PM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoMon 9:50 AM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 10:50 AM3236 km2011 miles1748 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Mon 10:50 AM3342 km2076 miles1804 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 9:50 AM3366 km2092 miles1818 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:50 AM3753 km2332 miles2027 nmWest W

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