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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: 3%
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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 37' North
Longitude: 133° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.39 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.5"1003.01 miwest0° 11' 06.3"12.72 minorth1002.98 mi
24 hours11° 17' 51.6"779.97 mieast4° 17' 36.5"295.05 minorth831.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 9:40 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 9:40 AM2918 km1813 miles1575 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 11:40 AM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmSouth S
HonoluluMon 9:40 AM3264 km2028 miles1763 nmNorthwest NW
HermosilloMon 12:40 PM3702 km2300 miles1999 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 12:40 PM3730 km2318 miles2014 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 12:40 PM3951 km2455 miles2134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaMon 9:40 AM3956 km2458 miles2136 nmSouthwest SW
PhoenixMon 12:40 PM3994 km2482 miles2156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Mon 12:40 PM4072 km2530 miles2199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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