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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 Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 11' South, Longitude: 158° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.61 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 32.9"1003.40 miwest0° 11' 46.4"13.48 misouth1003.45 mi
24 hours11° 58' 30.5"828.15 mieast4° 41' 30.5"322.38 misouth887.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:46 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 10:46 PM1692 km1051 miles914 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 9:46 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 11:46 PM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 11:46 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:46 PM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 10:46 PM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 11:46 PM2489 km1546 miles1344 nmNorth N
FunafutiTue 9:46 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 10:46 PM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmSouthwest SW

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