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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 Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 03:30:00 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: 33%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 39' North, Longitude: 163° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.75 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.5"985.79 miwest0° 09' 12.7"10.55 minorth985.60 mi
24 hours11° 55' 17.6"810.45 mieast3° 20' 52.7"230.14 minorth837.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:30 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluTue 5:30 PM1312 km815 miles709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 3:30 PM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 4:30 PM2384 km1482 miles1287 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 4:30 PM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 3:30 PM2819 km1751 miles1522 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 3:30 PM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 5:30 PM2867 km1782 miles1548 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 3:30 PM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiTue 4:30 PM3366 km2092 miles1818 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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