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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 15' North, Longitude: 150° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.69 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 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"994.68 miwest0° 10' 09.4"11.63 minorth994.54 mi
24 hours11° 19' 52.8"775.77 mieast3° 49' 12.6"262.58 minorth814.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:36 AM1036 km643 miles559 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:36 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 11:36 AM2853 km1773 miles1541 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 10:36 AM3014 km1873 miles1627 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:36 AM3017 km1874 miles1629 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 10:36 AM3390 km2106 miles1830 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 11:36 AM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 10:36 AM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:36 AM3696 km2296 miles1996 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 9:36 AM3837 km2384 miles2072 nmWest-southwest WSW
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