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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 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 21' North
Longitude: 159° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.57 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.9"994.41 miwest0° 10' 07.6"11.60 minorth994.26 mi
24 hours11° 20' 00.2"775.70 mieast3° 48' 21.9"261.61 minorth814.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:14 PM764 km475 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluTue 12:14 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth N
Baker IslandTue 10:14 AM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 11:14 AM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 11:14 AM2793 km1735 miles1508 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 11:14 AM2877 km1787 miles1553 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 10:14 AM2992 km1859 miles1615 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 12:14 PM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 10:14 AM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:14 AM3212 km1996 miles1735 nmWest W
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