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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 Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 19:28:00 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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 44' North, Longitude: 167° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.79 meters/second, 1619.2 km/hour, 1006.1 miles/hour or 874.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.77 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.7"1006.06 miwest0° 10' 22.6"11.88 misouth1006.17 mi
24 hours10° 55' 30.7"755.36 mieast4° 12' 48.5"289.50 misouth809.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 7:28 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 7:28 AM597 km371 miles322 nmEast E
MajuroWed 7:28 AM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirWed 6:28 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraWed 6:28 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 7:28 AM1713 km1064 miles925 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 7:28 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmEast E
Wake IslandWed 7:28 AM1944 km1208 miles1049 nmNorth N
Port VilaWed 6:28 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmSouth S
Suva *Wed 8:28 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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