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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 13, 2013 at 04:10:00 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: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' South, Longitude: 137° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.42 meters/second, 1563.9 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 27' 19.6"971.59 miwest0° 08' 36.9"9.87 minorth971.94 mi
24 hours12° 50' 41.1"863.36 mieast3° 46' 33.6"259.55 minorth907.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 6:40 PM567 km353 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSat 6:10 PM1377 km855 miles743 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 8:10 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 6:10 PM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 6:10 PM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Sat 11:10 PM3269 km2031 miles1765 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 5:10 PM3524 km2190 miles1903 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 6:10 PM3718 km2311 miles2008 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 5:10 PM3723 km2313 miles2010 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 5:10 PM4094 km2544 miles2211 nmWest-southwest WSW

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