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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 11:14:00 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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 17' North, Longitude: 174° 45' 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 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.1"1002.18 miWest0° 11' 00.5"12.61 miNorth1002.13 mi
24 hours348° 42' 15.4"779.16 miWest4° 14' 28.4"291.44 miNorth829.20 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 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 11:14 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 11:14 AM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 11:14 AM1075 km668 miles581 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 11:14 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 10:14 AM1860 km1156 miles1005 nmWest W
Wake IslandTue 11:14 AM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 12:14 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 10:14 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaTue 12:14 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmSoutheast SE

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