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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 = Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 5:14:00 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: 33%

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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 05' South, Longitude: 145° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.98 meters/second, 1562.3 km/hour, 970.8 miles/hour or 843.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.18 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 59.6"970.62 miWest0° 08' 48.9"10.10 miNorth970.99 mi
24 hours12° 31' 37.1"840.52 miEast3° 50' 16.6"263.81 miNorth887.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 7:14 AM567 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW
TaiohaeThu 7:44 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 7:14 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 9:14 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiFri 7:14 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 6:14 AM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 7:14 AM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 6:14 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 6:14 AM3226 km2005 miles1742 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 5:14 AM3746 km2328 miles2023 nmWest-northwest WNW

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