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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 Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 16:10:00 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: 84%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 164° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.80 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.47 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 33' 29.3"988.16 miwest0° 08' 16.4"9.48 misouth988.43 mi
24 hours10° 31' 38.4"714.59 mieast3° 30' 32.1"241.16 misouth757.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSun 3:10 AM839 km521 miles453 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSun 4:10 AM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandSun 4:10 AM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenSun 4:10 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSun 4:10 AM1423 km884 miles769 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSun 2:10 AM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmWest W
HoniaraSun 3:10 AM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 4:10 AM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwaySat 5:10 AM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSun 4:10 AM2712 km1685 miles1465 nmSoutheast SE

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