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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 Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 20:50:00 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 phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 49' North, Longitude: 132° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.29 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.41 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 41.1"984.76 miwest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 misouth985.06 mi
24 hours10° 51' 54.9"735.67 mieast3° 38' 22.7"250.15 misouth781.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 10:50 AM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los Angeles *Tue 1:50 PM2881 km1790 miles1556 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 10:50 AM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloTue 1:50 PM2977 km1850 miles1608 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Tue 1:50 PM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 1:50 PM3205 km1991 miles1730 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 1:50 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Tue 3:50 PM3720 km2312 miles2009 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteTue 10:50 AM3723 km2313 miles2010 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake City *Tue 2:50 PM3816 km2371 miles2061 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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