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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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 35' North, Longitude: 179° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.29 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.4"993.79 miwest0° 10' 03.6"11.52 minorth993.64 mi
24 hours348° 39' 43.1"775.54 miwest3° 46' 28.4"259.45 minorth813.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 11:38 AM979 km609 miles529 nmWest W
Baker IslandTue 11:38 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 11:38 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmSouthwest SW
YarenWed 11:38 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:38 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 11:38 AM1894 km1177 miles1022 nmSouth S
MidwayTue 12:38 PM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmNorth N
FakaofoWed 12:38 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 10:38 AM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:38 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmEast-southeast ESE
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