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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 19:54:00 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 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 00' South, Longitude: 167° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.50 meters/second, 1618.2 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.76 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.7"1005.41 miwest0° 10' 45.3"12.32 misouth1005.48 mi
24 hours11° 21' 08.7"785.26 mieast4° 19' 46.6"297.48 misouth839.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiThu 8:54 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 7:54 AM999 km621 miles539 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 8:54 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 9:54 AM1151 km715 miles621 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 9:54 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 7:54 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 8:54 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 7:54 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 8:54 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 7:54 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-northwest WNW

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