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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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 28' North
Longitude: 159° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.95 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 44.3"1002.00 miwest0° 10' 58.8"12.57 minorth1001.96 mi
24 hours11° 17' 43.9"779.01 mieast4° 13' 31.6"290.38 minorth828.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 11:14 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
KoloniaTue 11:14 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 12:14 PM952 km591 miles514 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 12:14 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 12:14 PM1489 km925 miles804 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 11:14 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth S
Wake IslandTue 12:14 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 10:14 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyTue 10:14 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraTue 9:14 AM2276 km1415 miles1229 nmWest-southwest WSW
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