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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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' North, Longitude: 147° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.73 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 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"994.77 miwest0° 10' 10.0"11.65 minorth994.62 mi
24 hours11° 19' 50.6"775.80 mieast3° 49' 28.5"262.88 minorth815.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:24 AM1288 km800 miles695 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:24 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:24 AM2856 km1775 miles1542 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 10:24 AM3264 km2028 miles1762 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:24 AM3325 km2066 miles1795 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:24 AM3519 km2187 miles1900 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:24 AM3617 km2248 miles1953 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 10:24 AM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:24 AM3885 km2414 miles2098 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 9:24 AM4121 km2560 miles2225 nmWest-southwest WSW
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