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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 = Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 12:08:00 AM.

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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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' North, Longitude: 172° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.20 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 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"993.51 miWest0° 10' 02.2"11.50 miNorth993.35 mi
24 hours348° 39' 37.1"775.44 miWest3° 45' 48.9"258.67 miNorth813.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 12:08 PM247 km154 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 12:08 PM802 km499 miles433 nmSouth S
YarenWed 12:08 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 12:08 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 12:08 PM1499 km932 miles810 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 11:08 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 12:08 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 1:08 PM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraWed 11:08 AM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 1:08 PM2657 km1651 miles1434 nmSoutheast SE

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