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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 Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 18:44:00 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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' North, Longitude: 150° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.3"1005.45 miwest0° 10' 44.3"12.30 misouth1005.53 mi
24 hours11° 19' 52.9"783.80 mieast4° 19' 40.9"297.38 misouth837.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 8:44 AM777 km483 miles420 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteWed 8:44 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth S
HonoluluWed 8:44 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoThu 7:44 AM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaWed 8:44 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 8:44 AM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 6:44 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmWest W
AlofiWed 7:44 AM3002 km1866 miles1621 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 6:44 AM3490 km2168 miles1884 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 10:44 AM3559 km2211 miles1922 nmSoutheast SE
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