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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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 05:06:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 173° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.18 meters/second, 1541.5 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.6"957.54 miwest0° 06' 30.2"7.46 misouth957.30 mi
24 hours13° 27' 51.2"892.09 mieast2° 07' 51.3"146.55 misouth898.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuWed 6:06 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Wed 6:06 PM342 km212 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaWed 6:06 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PangaiWed 6:06 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoTue 6:06 PM373 km232 miles201 nmNortheast NE
AlofiTue 6:06 PM425 km264 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
Mata-UtuWed 5:06 PM501 km311 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 6:06 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LabasaWed 5:06 PM805 km500 miles434 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 6:06 PM837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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