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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 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 11' North
Longitude: 145° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.76 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 45.0"994.84 miwest0° 10' 10.5"11.65 minorth994.69 mi
24 hours11° 19' 48.7"775.81 mieast3° 49' 41.7"263.13 minorth815.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:14 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:14 AM1992 km1237 miles1075 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:14 AM2885 km1793 miles1558 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 10:14 AM3481 km2163 miles1880 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 9:14 AM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:14 AM3625 km2252 miles1957 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:14 AM3817 km2372 miles2061 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:14 PM3976 km2470 miles2147 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Tue 2:14 PM3996 km2483 miles2158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 1:14 PM4025 km2501 miles2173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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