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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 00:58:00 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 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 49' North, Longitude: 160° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.1"993.13 miwest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 minorth992.97 mi
24 hours11° 20' 33.4"775.35 mieast3° 44' 39.8"257.36 minorth812.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 11:58 AM356 km222 miles192 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 11:58 AM364 km226 miles196 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroWed 12:58 PM1155 km717 miles623 nmEast E
YarenWed 12:58 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandWed 12:58 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaWed 12:58 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaWed 10:58 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraWed 11:58 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyWed 10:58 AM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraWed 9:58 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmWest-southwest WSW

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