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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 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' North, Longitude: 170° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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"994.09 miwest0° 10' 05.5"11.56 minorth993.93 mi
24 hours11° 20' 08.9"775.62 mieast3° 47' 22.6"260.48 minorth814.03 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 10:58 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 12:58 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluTue 12:58 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 11:58 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 10:58 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:58 AM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 10:58 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 11:58 AM2305 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaWed 11:58 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmSouth S
YarenWed 10:58 AM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmWest-southwest WSW
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