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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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 00:34:00 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 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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 53' South, Longitude: 179° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.89 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.6"983.82 miwest0° 09' 35.8"11.00 misouth983.61 mi
24 hours347° 19' 05.9"861.46 miwest3° 32' 51.9"243.88 misouth889.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSun 12:34 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mata-UtuSun 12:34 PM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
LabasaSun 12:34 PM616 km383 miles332 nmSouth S
LautokaSun 12:34 PM786 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiSun 12:34 PM808 km502 miles436 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSun 12:34 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 2:34 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sun 2:34 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoSun 1:34 PM994 km618 miles537 nmEast E
NukualofaSun 1:34 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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