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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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' North, Longitude: 179° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 43.8"1002.34 miwest0° 11' 01.2"12.62 minorth1002.30 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.8"779.30 mieast4° 14' 51.1"291.90 minorth829.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 10:48 AM538 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaTue 10:48 AM918 km570 miles495 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 10:48 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 10:48 AM1417 km881 miles765 nmSouth S
YarenTue 10:48 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 11:48 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaTue 11:48 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 10:48 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiTue 12:48 PM2447 km1521 miles1321 nmEast E
SuvaTue 10:48 AM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmSouth S
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