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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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 27' North, Longitude: 167° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 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' 44.6"994.16 miwest0° 10' 06.0"11.57 minorth994.01 mi
24 hours11° 20' 06.9"775.64 mieast3° 47' 36.2"260.74 minorth814.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 10:48 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 12:48 PM1382 km858 miles746 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluTue 12:48 PM1787 km1111 miles965 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 11:48 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 10:48 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:48 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 10:48 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 11:48 AM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaWed 11:48 AM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmSouth S
YarenWed 10:48 AM2962 km1841 miles1599 nmWest-southwest WSW
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