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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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 00:36:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 00' North, Longitude: 159° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.92 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.4"954.96 miwest0° 04' 51.8"5.58 minorth954.76 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.9"766.96 mieast1° 31' 49.0"105.25 minorth770.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 2:36 PM403 km250 miles218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WailukuFri 2:36 PM445 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
HiloFri 2:36 PM497 km309 miles269 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSat 2:36 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 1:36 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 12:36 PM2711 km1685 miles1464 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 1:36 PM3292 km2046 miles1778 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 12:36 PM3401 km2113 miles1836 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 12:36 PM3525 km2191 miles1904 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 12:36 PM3574 km2221 miles1930 nmWest W

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