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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, October 5, 2013 at 23:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' South, Longitude: 167° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.13 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 02.9"984.35 miwest0° 09' 38.7"11.05 misouth984.15 mi
24 hours12° 39' 35.3"860.39 mieast3° 34' 19.0"245.54 misouth889.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSun 12:40 PM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoSat 12:40 PM550 km342 miles297 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 1:40 PM609 km379 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:40 PM645 km401 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSun 12:40 PM871 km541 miles470 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 12:40 PM967 km601 miles522 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSat 1:40 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSun 12:40 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 11:40 AM1518 km943 miles819 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 11:40 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorthwest NW
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