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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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 25' North, Longitude: 165° 30' 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"994.23 miwest0° 10' 06.5"11.58 minorth994.08 mi
24 hours11° 20' 04.9"775.66 mieast3° 47' 49.7"260.99 minorth814.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 12:38 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 10:38 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 12:38 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 11:38 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 10:38 AM2505 km1556 miles1353 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 11:38 AM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiWed 10:38 AM2526 km1569 miles1364 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaWed 11:38 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 10:38 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmWest W
AlofiTue 11:38 AM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmSouth S
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