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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 21:14:00 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 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 56' South, Longitude: 148° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.5"1000.92 miwest0° 11' 44.1"13.44 minorth1001.12 mi
24 hours11° 44' 39.5"810.46 mieast4° 42' 21.7"323.34 minorth873.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 11:14 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSun 11:14 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmSouth S
RarotongaSun 11:14 AM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 10:14 AM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 11:14 AM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 10:14 AM2841 km1765 miles1534 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSun 11:14 AM2962 km1841 miles1599 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 1:14 PM3078 km1912 miles1662 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSun 9:14 AM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 10:14 AM3432 km2133 miles1853 nmSouthwest SW
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