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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 22:36:00 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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 13' North, Longitude: 153° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.7"982.05 miwest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 minorth981.83 mi
24 hours11° 26' 17.7"773.35 mieast3° 11' 02.6"218.90 minorth798.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 12:36 PM1112 km691 miles601 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiThu 12:36 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 10:36 AM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 11:36 AM3055 km1899 miles1650 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoThu 11:36 AM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 12:36 PM3317 km2061 miles1791 nmSouth S
ApiaThu 11:36 AM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 12:36 PM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 10:36 AM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 10:36 AM3893 km2419 miles2102 nmWest-southwest WSW

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