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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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 34' North
Longitude: 151° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 44.5"1001.86 miwest0° 10' 57.7"12.55 minorth1001.81 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.0"778.90 mieast4° 12' 59.6"289.77 minorth828.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 11:48 AM760 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaTue 10:48 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraTue 9:48 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 10:48 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 12:48 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraTue 11:48 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokTue 9:48 AM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmWest W
ManokwariTue 9:48 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 12:48 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 12:48 PM2297 km1428 miles1240 nmNortheast NE
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