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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 37' North, Longitude: 177° 32' 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"993.72 miwest0° 10' 03.1"11.51 minorth993.56 mi
24 hours348° 39' 41.0"775.53 miwest3° 46' 14.6"259.18 minorth813.49 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 AM718 km446 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 11:48 AM942 km585 miles509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 11:48 AM1144 km711 miles617 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 11:48 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:48 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 11:48 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 10:48 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmWest W
MidwayTue 12:48 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 12:48 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaWed 12:48 PM2750 km1708 miles1485 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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