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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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 03:14:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 56' North, Longitude: 150° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.87 meters/second, 1554.7 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.0"965.82 miwest0° 06' 40.2"7.65 minorth965.59 mi
24 hours11° 34' 51.3"770.40 mieast2° 17' 04.1"157.10 minorth781.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 1:14 PM541 km336 miles292 nmWest W
HagåtñaFri 1:14 PM700 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 2:14 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 3:14 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokFri 12:14 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraFri 12:14 PM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaFri 12:14 PM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroFri 3:14 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmEast-southeast ESE
TokyoFri 12:14 PM2449 km1522 miles1323 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaFri 12:14 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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