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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 00:44:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' North, Longitude: 164° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"989.07 miwest0° 09' 43.0"11.13 minorth988.88 mi
24 hours11° 24' 09.1"776.44 mieast3° 35' 41.3"247.10 minorth810.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 2:44 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluWed 2:44 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 12:44 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 1:44 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 1:44 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaThu 12:44 PM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 12:44 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 12:44 PM2707 km1682 miles1462 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Thu 2:44 PM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 12:44 PM3214 km1997 miles1735 nmWest-northwest WNW

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