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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 21:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 09' North, Longitude: 142° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.1"994.91 miwest0° 10' 10.9"11.66 minorth994.77 mi
24 hours11° 19' 46.7"775.83 mieast3° 49' 54.9"263.38 minorth815.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:04 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:04 AM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:04 AM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 10:04 AM3706 km2303 miles2001 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:04 AM3746 km2328 miles2023 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:04 PM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandTue 9:04 AM3844 km2389 miles2076 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Francisco *Tue 2:04 PM3865 km2402 miles2087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 1:04 PM3923 km2438 miles2118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaWed 10:04 AM4025 km2501 miles2173 nmSouthwest SW
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