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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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 11' North, Longitude: 144° 54' 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"994.78 miwest0° 10' 10.5"11.65 minorth994.63 mi
24 hours11° 19' 48.5"775.76 mieast3° 49' 43.2"263.14 minorth815.10 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 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:14 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:14 AM2890 km1796 miles1561 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 10:14 AM3506 km2179 miles1893 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 9:14 AM3613 km2245 miles1951 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:14 AM3638 km2260 miles1964 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:14 AM3840 km2386 miles2073 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:14 PM3957 km2459 miles2137 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Tue 2:14 PM3981 km2474 miles2150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 1:14 PM4013 km2494 miles2167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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