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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 02:04:00 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

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 60' North, Longitude: 144° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"992.63 miwest0° 09' 56.5"11.39 minorth992.46 mi
24 hours11° 20' 47.6"775.23 mieast3° 43' 07.8"255.61 minorth811.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 12:04 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth N
SaipanWed 12:04 PM693 km431 miles374 nmNorth N
MelekeokWed 11:04 AM1142 km710 miles617 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 11:04 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirWed 1:04 PM1483 km921 miles801 nmEast E
ManokwariWed 11:04 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 12:04 PM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 10:04 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 2:04 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraWed 1:04 PM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmSoutheast SE
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