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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 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 05' North
Longitude: 135° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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' 45.2"995.11 miwest0° 10' 12.1"11.69 minorth994.97 mi
24 hours11° 19' 41.7"775.89 mieast3° 50' 31.7"264.09 minorth815.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 10:36 AM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 10:36 AM2769 km1721 miles1495 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 10:36 AM3203 km1990 miles1730 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Tue 1:36 PM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 1:36 PM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Tue 1:36 PM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 12:36 PM3721 km2312 miles2009 nmSouth S
PhoenixTue 1:36 PM3731 km2319 miles2015 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 1:36 PM3757 km2335 miles2029 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaTue 10:36 AM4158 km2583 miles2245 nmSouthwest SW
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