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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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' South, Longitude: 163° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.90 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 11.3"941.32 miwest0° 03' 50.9"4.41 minorth941.52 mi
24 hours13° 41' 24.9"893.72 mieast2° 05' 00.5"143.30 minorth910.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 6:36 AM449 km279 miles243 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiTue 5:36 AM668 km415 miles360 nmWest W
Pago PagoTue 5:36 AM944 km586 miles510 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Wed 6:36 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 5:36 AM1230 km765 miles664 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 5:36 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 6:36 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmEast E
SuvaWed 4:36 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 4:36 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 6:36 AM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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