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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 03:40:00 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: 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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 41' North, Longitude: 165° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.71 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.8 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' 04.6"985.71 miwest0° 09' 11.9"10.54 minorth985.51 mi
24 hours11° 55' 15.4"810.34 mieast3° 20' 34.6"229.79 minorth837.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 5:40 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluTue 5:40 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandTue 3:40 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 4:40 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoWed 4:40 PM2301 km1430 miles1243 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 3:40 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 3:40 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 3:40 PM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Wed 5:40 PM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 3:40 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmWest-northwest WNW
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