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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 01' North
Longitude: 130° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.4"995.26 miwest0° 10' 13.3"11.71 minorth995.12 mi
24 hours11° 19' 37.7"775.93 mieast3° 51' 00.5"264.63 minorth815.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 10:14 AM3036 km1887 miles1639 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloTue 1:14 PM3110 km1933 miles1679 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 1:14 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 10:14 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Tue 1:14 PM3397 km2111 miles1834 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 1:14 PM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Tue 1:14 PM3489 km2168 miles1884 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 10:14 AM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Tue 3:14 PM3625 km2253 miles1958 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 12:14 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmSouth S
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