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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, April 1, 2013 at 14:34:00 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: 68%

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 Monday, April 1, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' South, Longitude: 148° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.13 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.3 miles/hour or 812.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.59 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 24' 23.1"935.04 miwest0° 00' 24.8"0.48 minorth935.06 mi
24 hours14° 07' 52.8"917.19 mieast0° 47' 01.6"53.92 minorth921.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 4:34 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaMon 4:34 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 6:34 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 3:34 AM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 4:34 AM2613 km1623 miles1411 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:34 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 3:34 AM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 3:34 AM2820 km1752 miles1522 nmWest W
SuvaTue 2:34 AM3520 km2187 miles1901 nmWest W
Chatham Islands *Tue 4:19 AM3726 km2315 miles2012 nmSouthwest SW

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