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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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 46' North, Longitude: 144° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 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"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.9"1002.86 miwest0° 11' 05.2"12.70 minorth1002.83 mi
24 hours11° 17' 49.4"779.80 mieast4° 16' 58.9"294.33 minorth831.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 10:24 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 10:24 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 10:24 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 10:24 AM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 9:24 AM3316 km2061 miles1791 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 12:24 PM3542 km2201 miles1913 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 8:24 AM3595 km2234 miles1941 nmWest W
ApiaTue 9:24 AM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 9:24 AM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 8:24 AM4265 km2650 miles2303 nmWest-southwest WSW
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