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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 28, 2013 at 09:28:00 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 phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 17' South, Longitude: 129° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.32 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.9"984.77 miwest0° 10' 38.7"12.19 misouth984.57 mi
24 hours13° 01' 09.1"886.10 mieast3° 57' 32.2"272.14 misouth920.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 1:28 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmSouth S
PapeeteWed 11:28 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 4:28 AM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiThu 11:28 PM3359 km2087 miles1814 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 11:28 PM3450 km2143 miles1863 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 10:28 PM4444 km2761 miles2399 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 11:28 PM4608 km2863 miles2488 nmWest W
HonoluluWed 11:28 PM4669 km2901 miles2521 nmNorthwest NW
Mexico CityThu 3:28 AM4683 km2910 miles2529 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaThu 10:28 PM5019 km3119 miles2710 nmWest-southwest WSW

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