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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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 04:50:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 47' South, Longitude: 134° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.15 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.3"986.71 miwest0° 10' 15.6"11.75 minorth987.03 mi
24 hours12° 24' 34.1"845.92 mieast4° 18' 16.9"295.82 minorth900.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 7:20 PM593 km368 miles320 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 8:50 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 6:50 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 6:50 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSun 6:50 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 11:50 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiSun 5:50 PM3981 km2474 miles2149 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 5:50 PM4068 km2528 miles2196 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 6:50 PM4119 km2559 miles2224 nmWest W
HonoluluSun 6:50 PM4306 km2676 miles2325 nmNorthwest NW

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