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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 01:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 37' North, Longitude: 147° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 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' 44.6"1001.80 miwest0° 10' 57.2"12.55 minorth1001.75 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.0"778.85 mieast4° 12' 44.4"289.48 minorth828.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 11:04 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraTue 10:04 AM1121 km697 miles605 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 12:04 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokTue 10:04 AM1497 km930 miles809 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyTue 11:04 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 10:04 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraTue 12:04 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 1:04 PM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsTue 11:04 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmSouth S
ManadoTue 9:04 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmWest W
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