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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 10:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 08' North, Longitude: 173° 09' West

The ground speed is currently 448.14 meters/second, 1613.3 kilometres/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 43.7"1002.37 miWest0° 11' 02.0"12.63 miNorth1002.33 mi
24 hours11° 17' 45.3"779.33 miEast4° 15' 13.9"292.31 miNorth829.73 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Howland IslandMon 10:24 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 10:24 AM571 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
Kanton IslandTue 11:24 AM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RawakiTue 11:24 AM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 11:24 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 10:24 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 10:24 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 10:24 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 12:24 PM1775 km1103 miles959 nmEast E
ApiaTue 11:24 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmSouth S

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