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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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 17' North
Longitude: 152° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.3 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"994.61 miwest0° 10' 09.0"11.63 minorth994.46 mi
24 hours11° 19' 54.8"775.75 mieast3° 48' 59.2"262.32 minorth814.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:46 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:46 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 9:46 AM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:46 AM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:46 AM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmSouth S
ApiaWed 10:46 AM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 11:46 AM3349 km2081 miles1808 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 10:46 AM3385 km2103 miles1828 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:46 AM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 9:46 AM3606 km2241 miles1947 nmWest-southwest WSW
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