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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 147° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.54 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.90 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.7"953.92 miWest0° 06' 34.6"7.54 miNorth954.23 mi
24 hours13° 07' 57.0"867.52 miEast3° 04' 08.7"211.03 miNorth899.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 6:26 AM252 km156 miles136 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 6:26 AM1391 km865 miles751 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 8:26 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 6:26 AM2391 km1485 miles1291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiWed 5:26 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 6:26 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 5:26 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 5:26 AM2970 km1846 miles1604 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaThu 4:26 AM3641 km2263 miles1966 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 4:26 AM3745 km2327 miles2022 nmWest-northwest WNW

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