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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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 17:30:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 26' South, Longitude: 129° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.61 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.6"985.42 miwest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 misouth985.23 mi
24 hours12° 44' 31.5"866.84 mieast3° 39' 01.3"250.92 misouth896.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 9:30 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 7:30 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 12:30 PM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 7:30 AM3366 km2092 miles1818 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 7:30 AM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 6:30 AM4440 km2759 miles2398 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 7:30 AM4607 km2862 miles2487 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 7:30 AM4682 km2909 miles2528 nmNorthwest NW
Mexico CityFri 11:30 AM4693 km2916 miles2534 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 6:30 AM5015 km3116 miles2708 nmWest-southwest WSW
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