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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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 17' North
Longitude: 174° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.1"1002.24 miwest0° 11' 00.5"12.61 minorth1002.20 mi
24 hours348° 42' 15.6"779.21 miwest4° 14' 27.4"291.44 minorth829.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaTue 11:14 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 11:14 AM482 km300 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 11:14 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 11:14 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 11:14 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 10:14 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
Wake IslandTue 11:14 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 12:14 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 10:14 AM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaTue 12:14 PM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmSoutheast SE
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