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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 Friday, October 4, 2013 at 23:34:00 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 QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 39' South, Longitude: 177° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.63 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.7"996.70 miwest0° 10' 35.7"12.14 misouth996.59 mi
24 hours12° 05' 31.2"830.81 mieast4° 04' 45.3"280.34 misouth872.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 11:34 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 11:34 AM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth N
FakaofoSat 12:34 PM782 km486 miles422 nmEast-southeast ESE
RawakiSat 12:34 PM848 km527 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:34 PM993 km617 miles536 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Sat 1:34 PM1032 km641 miles557 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 11:34 AM1336 km830 miles722 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 11:34 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:34 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 12:34 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSouth S

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