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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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 37' North, Longitude: 133° 26' 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"1002.94 miwest0° 11' 06.3"12.72 minorth1002.92 mi
24 hours11° 17' 51.8"779.92 mieast4° 17' 37.5"295.04 minorth831.45 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 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 9:40 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 11:40 AM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmSouth S
HonoluluMon 9:40 AM3288 km2043 miles1775 nmNorthwest NW
HermosilloMon 12:40 PM3683 km2289 miles1989 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 12:40 PM3718 km2310 miles2008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 12:40 PM3944 km2451 miles2129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaMon 9:40 AM3977 km2471 miles2147 nmSouthwest SW
PhoenixMon 12:40 PM3978 km2472 miles2148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Mon 12:40 PM4060 km2523 miles2192 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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