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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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' South, Longitude: 135° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.7"953.48 miwest0° 06' 29.5"7.44 minorth953.79 mi
24 hours13° 09' 09.4"868.49 mieast3° 02' 21.1"208.99 minorth899.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsWed 6:36 AM642 km399 miles346 nmSouth S
AdamstownWed 7:36 AM1018 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 5:36 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 5:36 AM2590 km1610 miles1399 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 10:36 AM2892 km1797 miles1562 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 5:36 AM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 4:36 AM3646 km2265 miles1968 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 5:36 AM3910 km2429 miles2111 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 4:36 AM3969 km2466 miles2143 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 4:36 AM4190 km2603 miles2262 nmWest-southwest WSW
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