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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 8, 2013 at 19:14:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 19:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 32' North, Longitude: 127° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.43 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.3"1003.03 miwest0° 11' 07.0"12.73 minorth1003.00 mi
24 hours11° 17' 53.2"780.01 mieast4° 17' 59.3"295.46 minorth831.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 11:14 AM3181 km1977 miles1718 nmSouth S
HermosilloMon 12:14 PM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiTue 9:14 AM3363 km2089 miles1816 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 9:14 AM3391 km2107 miles1831 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Mon 12:14 PM3501 km2175 miles1890 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Mon 2:14 PM3514 km2183 miles1897 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 12:14 PM3662 km2276 miles1978 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Mon 12:14 PM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 12:14 PM3820 km2374 miles2063 nmNorth N
HonoluluMon 9:14 AM3861 km2399 miles2085 nmWest-northwest WNW

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