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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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 44' North, Longitude: 141° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.34 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 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' 42.8"1002.90 miwest0° 11' 05.4"12.70 minorth1002.87 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.0"779.84 mieast4° 17' 07.4"294.49 minorth831.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 10:14 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 10:14 AM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 10:14 AM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 10:14 AM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 12:14 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 9:14 AM3558 km2211 miles1921 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 9:14 AM3825 km2377 miles2065 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 8:14 AM3862 km2400 miles2085 nmWest W
AlofiMon 9:14 AM3968 km2465 miles2142 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Mon 1:14 PM4158 km2583 miles2245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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