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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 21:04:00 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 21:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 53' North, Longitude: 153° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.1"1002.66 miwest0° 11' 04.1"12.68 minorth1002.63 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.9"779.61 mieast4° 16' 25.0"293.67 minorth830.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:04 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 11:04 AM1979 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteMon 11:04 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 10:04 AM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 9:04 AM2558 km1590 miles1381 nmWest W
ApiaTue 10:04 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 11:04 AM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiMon 10:04 AM3092 km1921 miles1670 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 9:04 AM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 10:04 AM3623 km2251 miles1956 nmSouthwest SW

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