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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: 23%
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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 18:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 04' South
Longitude: 148° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.26 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 27.0"987.02 miwest0° 10' 22.9"11.89 minorth987.36 mi
24 hours11° 59' 41.2"817.03 mieast4° 20' 05.7"297.92 minorth874.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 8:18 AM831 km516 miles448 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 8:18 AM1620 km1006 miles875 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 8:18 AM1702 km1057 miles919 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 7:18 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmWest W
AlofiFri 7:18 AM2475 km1538 miles1337 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 8:18 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 10:18 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 7:18 AM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 6:18 AM3263 km2028 miles1762 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 6:18 AM3511 km2182 miles1896 nmWest W
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