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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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 17:50:00 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: 9%

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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 58' South, Longitude: 126° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.70 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.2"1001.87 miwest0° 10' 49.6"12.40 misouth1001.84 mi
24 hours11° 49' 03.8"815.49 mieast4° 15' 46.6"292.93 misouth863.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 9:50 AM2373 km1475 miles1282 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 7:50 AM2963 km1841 miles1600 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 12:50 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiFri 7:50 AM3529 km2193 miles1905 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 11:50 AM3929 km2441 miles2122 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 10:50 AM3999 km2485 miles2159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:50 AM4078 km2534 miles2202 nmEast E
RarotongaThu 7:50 AM4107 km2552 miles2218 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los Angeles *Thu 10:50 AM4288 km2665 miles2316 nmNorth N
PhoenixThu 10:50 AM4398 km2733 miles2375 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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