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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 Thursday, April 11, 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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' North, Longitude: 153° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.19 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"980.02 miwest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 minorth979.79 mi
24 hours11° 27' 24.1"773.03 mieast3° 04' 44.1"211.67 minorth796.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirThu 1:14 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanThu 12:14 PM912 km567 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaThu 12:14 PM985 km612 miles532 nmWest W
Wake IslandThu 2:14 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 2:14 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 2:14 PM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 11:14 AM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraThu 11:14 AM2225 km1383 miles1201 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 2:14 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 1:14 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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