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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 23:30:00 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 phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 170° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.9"958.53 miwest0° 06' 47.9"7.79 misouth958.28 mi
24 hours13° 57' 26.8"927.15 mieast2° 12' 59.7"152.43 misouth934.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSun 12:30 PM216 km134 miles116 nmNorth N
Apia *Mon 1:30 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 12:30 PM321 km199 miles173 nmSouth S
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:30 PM329 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuMon 12:30 PM458 km285 miles247 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiMon 12:30 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaMon 12:30 PM737 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 12:30 PM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth N
Suva *Mon 12:30 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 1:30 PM1260 km783 miles681 nmEast-southeast ESE

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