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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, November 3, 2013 at 00:00:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 06' South, Longitude: 168° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.55 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.4"974.06 miwest0° 08' 48.9"10.10 misouth973.82 mi
24 hours346° 39' 32.7"898.81 miwest3° 09' 15.7"216.87 misouth918.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 11:00 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaSun 11:00 AM516 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
NoumeaSun 11:00 AM1047 km651 miles566 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSun 11:00 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sun 1:00 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 12:00 Noon1233 km766 miles666 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 12:00 Noon1408 km875 miles761 nmNorth N
TarawaSun 12:00 Noon1668 km1036 miles901 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSun 1:00 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sun 2:00 PM2090 km1298 miles1128 nmEast E
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