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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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 45' North, Longitude: 144° 05' 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 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.9"1002.80 miwest0° 11' 05.2"12.70 minorth1002.77 mi
24 hours11° 17' 49.5"779.75 mieast4° 16' 59.8"294.33 minorth830.99 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 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 10:24 AM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 10:24 AM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 10:24 AM3251 km2020 miles1756 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 9:24 AM3343 km2077 miles1805 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 12:24 PM3529 km2193 miles1906 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaTue 9:24 AM3624 km2252 miles1957 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 8:24 AM3625 km2252 miles1957 nmWest W
AlofiMon 9:24 AM3791 km2356 miles2047 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Mon 1:24 PM4290 km2666 miles2316 nmNortheast NE
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