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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 10:36:00 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 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 25' North, Longitude: 164° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.50 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 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' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"994.19 miWest0° 10' 06.7"11.58 miNorth994.04 mi
24 hours11° 20' 04.2"775.61 miEast3° 47' 53.8"261.06 miNorth814.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:36 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 10:36 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 12:36 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 11:36 AM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 11:36 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaWed 11:36 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 10:36 AM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 10:36 AM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:36 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmWest W
AlofiTue 11:36 AM3090 km1920 miles1669 nmSouth S

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