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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 41' North
Longitude: 142° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.82 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 44.8"1001.71 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 minorth1001.66 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.1"778.78 mieast4° 12' 25.1"289.11 minorth827.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraTue 10:24 AM838 km521 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 10:24 AM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 11:24 AM992 km616 miles535 nmNorth N
ManokwariTue 10:24 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 11:24 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 12:24 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmEast E
DavaoTue 9:24 AM1943 km1208 miles1049 nmWest W
ManadoTue 9:24 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmWest W
DarwinTue 10:54 AM2325 km1444 miles1255 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsTue 11:24 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmSouth S
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