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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: 33%
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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 05' South
Longitude: 145° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.99 meters/second, 1562.4 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' 59.8"970.70 miwest0° 08' 48.9"10.10 minorth971.07 mi
24 hours12° 31' 35.6"840.56 mieast3° 50' 18.3"263.86 minorth887.11 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 AM546 km339 miles295 nmSouthwest SW
TaiohaeThu 7:44 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 7:14 AM1668 km1037 miles901 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 9:14 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiFri 7:14 AM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 6:14 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 7:14 AM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 6:14 AM2807 km1744 miles1515 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 6:14 AM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 5:14 AM3719 km2311 miles2008 nmWest-northwest WNW
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