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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 10:58:00 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 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' North, Longitude: 170° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.43 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.2 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"994.02 miWest0° 10' 05.6"11.56 miNorth993.87 mi
24 hours11° 20' 08.5"775.57 miEast3° 47' 24.1"260.49 miNorth813.99 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 AM1158 km720 miles626 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 12:58 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluTue 12:58 PM1934 km1201 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 11:58 AM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 10:58 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 10:58 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 10:58 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 11:58 AM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaWed 11:58 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmSouth S
YarenWed 10:58 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmWest-southwest WSW

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