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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: 14%
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 Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 18:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 43' South
Longitude: 136° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.47 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.8"998.70 miwest0° 11' 13.5"12.86 minorth998.94 mi
24 hours11° 37' 05.3"799.70 mieast4° 33' 16.6"312.97 minorth860.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 8:48 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 8:18 AM1903 km1182 miles1027 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSat 10:18 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSun 8:18 AM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 8:18 AM3009 km1870 miles1625 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sat 1:18 PM3754 km2332 miles2027 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluSat 8:18 AM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 7:18 AM3814 km2370 miles2059 nmWest W
AlofiSat 7:18 AM3875 km2408 miles2092 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSun 7:18 AM3929 km2441 miles2122 nmWest-southwest WSW
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