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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: 2%

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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 57' North, Longitude: 158° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.23 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 43.4"1002.65 miwest0° 11' 03.6"12.67 minorth1002.62 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.1"779.59 mieast4° 16' 06.4"293.33 minorth830.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:24 AM287 km179 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluMon 11:24 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 9:24 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:24 AM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaTue 10:24 AM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 11:24 AM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:24 AM2787 km1732 miles1505 nmSouth S
FunafutiTue 9:24 AM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:24 AM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaTue 9:24 AM3138 km1950 miles1695 nmWest W
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