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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 02:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 01' North, Longitude: 142° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"992.55 miwest0° 09' 55.9"11.38 minorth992.38 mi
24 hours11° 20' 49.7"775.21 mieast3° 42' 53.9"255.34 minorth811.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 12:14 PM553 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaipanWed 12:14 PM772 km479 miles417 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokWed 11:14 AM879 km546 miles475 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 11:14 AM1293 km804 miles698 nmSouth S
ManokwariWed 11:14 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 1:14 PM1747 km1086 miles943 nmEast E
DavaoWed 10:14 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmWest W
General SantosWed 10:14 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmWest W
Port MoresbyWed 12:14 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoWed 10:14 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-southwest WSW
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