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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 11:32:00 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' South, Longitude: 169° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.30 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.9"935.41 miwest0° 02' 33.4"2.93 misouth935.29 mi
24 hours15° 08' 57.3"985.98 mieast0° 19' 30.8"22.37 misouth985.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 12:32 AM125 km78 miles68 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSun 12:32 AM537 km333 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSun 12:32 AM558 km347 miles301 nmWest W
Pago PagoSat 12:32 AM638 km396 miles344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 12:32 AM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSun 12:32 AM722 km449 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 12:32 AM752 km467 miles406 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaSat 1:32 AM977 km607 miles528 nmEast E
FakaofoSun 12:32 AM1179 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaSat 11:32 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmWest W
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