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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: 44%

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 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 147° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.54 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.8"953.93 miwest0° 06' 34.7"7.54 minorth954.25 mi
24 hours13° 07' 55.2"867.50 mieast3° 04' 11.2"211.07 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 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 6:26 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 8:26 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 6:26 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiWed 5:26 AM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 6:26 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 5:26 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 5:26 AM2943 km1828 miles1589 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaThu 4:26 AM3613 km2245 miles1951 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 4:26 AM3719 km2311 miles2008 nmWest-northwest WNW

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