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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, December 31, 2013 at 23:32:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' South, Longitude: 179° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.06 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.1"939.38 miwest0° 02' 49.4"3.24 minorth939.52 mi
24 hours14° 59' 32.1"979.94 mieast1° 46' 50.7"122.47 minorth992.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Wed 12:32 PM148 km92 miles80 nmNortheast NE
Levuka *Wed 12:32 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 12:32 PM210 km130 miles113 nmWest-northwest WNW
Labasa *Wed 12:32 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Wed 12:32 PM321 km200 miles173 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Wed 12:32 PM328 km204 miles177 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:32 PM537 km334 miles290 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiWed 12:32 PM584 km363 miles316 nmEast E
NeiafuWed 12:32 PM622 km387 miles336 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 1:32 PM1010 km627 miles545 nmNortheast NE
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