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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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 00:38:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' North, Longitude: 165° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.09 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.2"993.28 miwest0° 10' 00.6"11.47 minorth993.12 mi
24 hours11° 20' 29.1"775.38 mieast3° 45' 07.6"257.89 minorth812.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KwajaleinWed 12:38 PM224 km139 miles121 nmEast E
MajuroWed 12:38 PM631 km392 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirWed 11:38 AM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenWed 12:38 PM1036 km644 miles559 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 12:38 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 12:38 PM1169 km727 miles631 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 11:38 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 12:38 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaWed 10:38 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 12:38 PM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmSoutheast SE
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