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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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 39' North
Longitude: 175° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.23 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 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"993.64 miwest0° 10' 02.6"11.51 minorth993.49 mi
24 hours348° 39' 39.0"775.51 miwest3° 46' 00.9"258.92 minorth813.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 11:58 AM463 km288 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 11:58 AM833 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 11:58 AM1320 km820 miles713 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 11:58 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:58 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirWed 10:58 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 11:58 AM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 12:58 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 12:58 PM2501 km1554 miles1351 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 10:58 AM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmSouthwest SW
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