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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 17:40:00 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' South, Longitude: 131° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.57 meters/second, 1586.0 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 06.8"985.32 miwest0° 09' 44.4"11.16 misouth985.12 mi
24 hours12° 44' 52.4"867.16 mieast3° 38' 47.2"250.65 misouth897.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 8:10 AM844 km524 miles456 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 9:40 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 7:40 AM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 12:40 PM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 7:40 AM3125 km1942 miles1687 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 7:40 AM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 6:40 AM4187 km2602 miles2261 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 6:40 AM4307 km2676 miles2326 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 7:40 AM4345 km2700 miles2346 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 7:40 AM4514 km2805 miles2437 nmNorthwest NW

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