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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 17, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 26%

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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' North, Longitude: 157° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.84 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"950.25 miwest0° 03' 59.6"4.58 minorth950.07 mi
24 hours11° 37' 18.0"760.82 mieast1° 10' 29.0"80.80 minorth762.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaSat 4:34 PM150 km93 miles81 nmNortheast NE
WailukuSat 4:34 PM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HiloSat 4:34 PM237 km148 miles128 nmEast-northeast ENE
Napili-HonokowaiSat 4:34 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSat 4:34 PM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiSun 4:34 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 3:34 PM2304 km1431 miles1244 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 2:34 PM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 3:34 PM3484 km2165 miles1881 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 2:34 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmWest-southwest WSW

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