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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 21' South
Longitude: 161° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.8"941.25 miwest0° 03' 49.7"4.39 minorth941.45 mi
24 hours13° 41' 37.5"893.90 mieast2° 04' 32.9"142.77 minorth910.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 6:26 AM255 km158 miles138 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiTue 5:26 AM920 km572 miles497 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 6:26 AM1242 km772 miles671 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 6:26 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 5:26 AM1478 km919 miles798 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 5:26 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaWed 4:26 AM2154 km1339 miles1163 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 6:26 AM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 4:26 AM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 4:26 AM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmNorthwest NW
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