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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 Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 47' North, Longitude: 168° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.0"1002.12 miwest0° 11' 38.0"13.32 minorth1002.15 mi
24 hours12° 02' 54.3"832.99 mieast4° 31' 14.9"310.63 minorth887.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 12:02 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 11:02 PM902 km560 miles487 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:02 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 12:02 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaFri 12:02 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:02 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 11:02 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W
AlofiThu 12:02 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 11:02 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 1:02 AM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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