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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 23:50:00 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 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' South, Longitude: 169° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.09 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 02.3"984.25 miwest0° 09' 38.3"11.04 misouth984.05 mi
24 hours12° 39' 49.8"860.59 mieast3° 34' 02.9"245.23 misouth889.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSun 12:50 PM241 km150 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoSat 12:50 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 1:50 PM416 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:50 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiSun 12:50 PM790 km491 miles426 nmNorth N
AlofiSat 12:50 PM917 km570 miles495 nmSouth S
NeiafuSun 12:50 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 11:50 AM1258 km781 miles679 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 12:50 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 11:50 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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