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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 18:10:00 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 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' North, Longitude: 135° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.49 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 33' 31.8"989.12 miwest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 misouth989.40 mi
24 hours10° 30' 57.8"714.49 mieast3° 32' 29.9"243.40 misouth758.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokSun 3:10 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 4:10 AM1058 km657 miles571 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoSun 2:10 AM1155 km717 miles623 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosSun 2:10 AM1242 km772 miles670 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariSun 3:10 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmSouth S
ManadoSun 2:10 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSun 3:10 AM1591 km988 miles859 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuezonSun 2:10 AM1616 km1004 miles872 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaSun 2:10 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloSun 2:10 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSouthwest SW
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