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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, May 25, 2013 at 10:24:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 152° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 20.2"935.75 miwest0° 02' 43.6"3.13 misouth935.62 mi
24 hours15° 08' 43.2"986.05 mieast0° 23' 39.2"27.12 misouth985.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 12:24 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSat 12:24 AM753 km468 miles406 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 11:24 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmWest W
ApiaSat 11:24 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 11:24 PM2297 km1428 miles1241 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 11:24 PM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 2:24 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSun 12:24 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaSat 10:24 PM3039 km1888 miles1641 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 10:24 PM3266 km2030 miles1764 nmWest-northwest WNW

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