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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 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 25' North, Longitude: 165° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.49 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"994.25 miwest0° 10' 06.6"11.58 minorth994.10 mi
24 hours11° 20' 04.4"775.66 mieast3° 47' 52.3"261.05 minorth814.27 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 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 10:36 AM1562 km971 miles844 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 12:36 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 11:36 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 11:36 AM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaWed 10:36 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 10:36 AM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaWed 11:36 AM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 10:36 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmWest W
AlofiTue 11:36 AM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmSouth S
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