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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 15' North, Longitude: 150° 13' 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"994.62 miWest0° 10' 09.4"11.64 miNorth994.47 mi
24 hours11° 19' 52.7"775.72 miEast3° 49' 14.1"262.59 miNorth814.87 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 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:36 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 11:36 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 10:36 AM3036 km1887 miles1639 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:36 AM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 10:36 AM3410 km2119 miles1841 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 11:36 AM3424 km2127 miles1849 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 10:36 AM3606 km2241 miles1947 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:36 AM3713 km2307 miles2005 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 9:36 AM3863 km2401 miles2086 nmWest-southwest WSW

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