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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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' North, Longitude: 153° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.65 meters/second, 1600.7 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"994.60 miwest0° 10' 08.9"11.62 minorth994.45 mi
24 hours11° 19' 55.2"775.75 mieast3° 48' 56.5"262.27 minorth814.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:48 AM833 km517 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 11:48 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 9:48 AM2711 km1685 miles1464 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:48 AM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:48 AM2886 km1793 miles1558 nmSouth S
ApiaWed 10:48 AM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 11:48 AM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 10:48 AM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:48 AM3525 km2190 miles1903 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 9:48 AM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmWest-southwest WSW
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