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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 01:14:00 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

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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 51' North, Longitude: 156° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.97 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.9"993.01 miwest0° 09' 59.0"11.43 minorth992.85 mi
24 hours11° 20' 36.8"775.32 mieast3° 44' 17.6"256.94 minorth812.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 12:14 PM249 km155 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 12:14 PM251 km156 miles135 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaWed 11:14 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenWed 1:14 PM1514 km940 miles817 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 1:14 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 1:14 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmEast E
TarawaWed 1:14 PM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 12:14 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmSouth S
JayapuraWed 10:14 AM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 11:14 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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