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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, March 11, 2013 at 21:24:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 139° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.87 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.8"1004.03 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1004.09 mi
24 hours11° 30' 44.1"796.23 mieast4° 34' 10.8"313.98 minorth854.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:24 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:24 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:24 AM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownMon 1:24 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:24 AM3290 km2045 miles1777 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 10:24 AM3696 km2297 miles1996 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:24 AM3913 km2431 miles2113 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:24 AM3987 km2478 miles2153 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 9:24 AM4120 km2560 miles2225 nmWest W
Los Angeles *Mon 2:24 PM4293 km2668 miles2318 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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