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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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 14' South, Longitude: 152° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.64 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.0"954.21 miwest0° 06' 36.7"7.58 minorth954.52 mi
24 hours13° 07' 25.7"867.19 mieast3° 04' 54.8"211.92 minorth899.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Wed 6:46 AM99 km61 miles53 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteWed 6:46 AM292 km181 miles157 nmEast E
RarotongaWed 6:46 AM903 km561 miles487 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 5:46 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 6:46 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 6:46 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoThu 5:46 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 5:46 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 8:46 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaThu 4:46 AM3105 km1929 miles1677 nmWest W
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