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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 11:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 37' North, Longitude: 177° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.26 meters/second, 1599.3 km/hour, 993.8 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 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.3"993.65 miWest0° 10' 03.2"11.51 miNorth993.50 mi
24 hours348° 39' 41.1"775.47 miWest3° 46' 16.2"259.20 miNorth813.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 11:48 AM729 km453 miles394 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 11:48 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 11:48 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 11:48 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:48 AM1686 km1048 miles910 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 11:48 AM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 10:48 AM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmWest W
MidwayTue 12:48 PM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 12:48 PM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaWed 12:48 PM2737 km1700 miles1478 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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