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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 59' North
Longitude: 161° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.22 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 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"1002.61 miwest0° 11' 03.2"12.66 minorth1002.58 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.7"779.55 mieast4° 15' 55.9"293.13 minorth830.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 11:36 AM548 km341 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandMon 9:36 AM1686 km1048 miles911 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:36 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 11:36 AM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaTue 10:36 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 9:36 AM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:36 AM2699 km1677 miles1457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteMon 11:36 AM2733 km1698 miles1475 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:36 AM2798 km1738 miles1511 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 9:36 AM2817 km1751 miles1521 nmWest W
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