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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 Thursday, February 6, 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: 44%

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 Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' North, Longitude: 153° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.26 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.0"973.46 miwest0° 07' 23.5"8.47 minorth973.23 mi
24 hours11° 51' 24.2"795.77 mieast2° 34' 29.9"177.04 minorth810.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 5:40 PM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluWed 5:40 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiThu 5:40 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 4:40 PM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 3:40 PM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 4:40 PM3229 km2006 miles1743 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteWed 5:40 PM3520 km2187 miles1901 nmSouth S
Apia *Thu 5:40 PM3666 km2278 miles1980 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 3:40 PM3891 km2418 miles2101 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroThu 3:40 PM3907 km2428 miles2110 nmWest W
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