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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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' North, Longitude: 177° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.32 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 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' 44.4"993.86 miwest0° 10' 04.1"11.53 minorth993.71 mi
24 hours11° 20' 14.9"775.56 mieast3° 46' 41.9"259.70 minorth813.71 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 11:28 AM934 km580 miles504 nmSouth S
MajuroWed 11:28 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmWest W
TarawaWed 11:28 AM1306 km812 miles705 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 11:28 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmSouth S
YarenWed 11:28 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 11:28 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 12:28 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 12:28 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth N
KiritimatiWed 1:28 PM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluTue 1:28 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNortheast NE
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