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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 9:46:00 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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 16' North, Longitude: 152° 39' 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"994.55 miWest0° 10' 09.0"11.63 miNorth994.40 mi
24 hours11° 19' 54.6"775.70 miEast3° 49' 00.7"262.33 miNorth814.76 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 AM878 km546 miles474 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:46 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 9:46 AM2790 km1734 miles1507 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:46 AM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:46 AM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmSouth S
ApiaWed 10:46 AM3231 km2008 miles1745 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 11:46 AM3355 km2085 miles1812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 10:46 AM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:46 AM3568 km2217 miles1926 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 9:46 AM3634 km2258 miles1962 nmWest-southwest WSW

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