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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 00:48:00 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' North, Longitude: 163° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.06 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.1"993.20 miwest0° 10' 00.2"11.46 minorth993.05 mi
24 hours11° 20' 31.3"775.37 mieast3° 44' 53.7"257.62 minorth812.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 11:48 AM594 km369 miles321 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 11:48 AM601 km373 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 12:48 PM891 km554 miles481 nmEast E
YarenWed 12:48 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandWed 12:48 PM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaWed 12:48 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 11:48 AM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 10:48 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 12:48 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 12:48 PM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmSoutheast SE
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