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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 21:50:00 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 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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' North, Longitude: 145° 46' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"1004.02 miwest0° 11' 40.7"13.37 minorth1004.08 mi
24 hours11° 30' 33.3"796.01 mieast4° 33' 54.4"313.67 minorth854.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:50 AM1292 km803 miles698 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 11:50 AM2080 km1293 miles1123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:50 AM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaMon 11:50 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 10:50 AM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 11:50 AM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 1:50 PM3331 km2070 miles1799 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 9:50 AM3420 km2125 miles1847 nmWest W
AlofiMon 10:50 AM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 9:50 AM4022 km2499 miles2172 nmWest-southwest WSW
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