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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 = Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 9:04:00 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: 7%

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 Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 21:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 39' South, Longitude: 165° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"1004.50 miWest0° 11' 27.1"13.11 miNorth1004.60 mi
24 hours11° 22' 19.6"786.57 miEast4° 31' 30.2"310.91 miNorth845.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiMon 10:04 AM707 km439 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:04 AM913 km567 miles493 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoMon 10:04 AM1175 km730 miles634 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 9:04 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmWest W
ApiaMon 10:04 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiMon 9:04 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 10:04 AM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSun 11:04 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 9:04 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 10:04 AM2516 km1564 miles1359 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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