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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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 22' North, Longitude: 168° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.0"981.47 miwest0° 08' 41.4"9.96 minorth981.25 mi
24 hours11° 26' 36.6"773.26 mieast3° 09' 16.0"216.86 minorth798.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 1:38 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 11:38 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 1:38 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayWed 12:38 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroThu 11:38 AM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 11:38 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 12:38 PM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 11:38 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 11:38 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaThu 12:38 PM2920 km1815 miles1577 nmSouth S
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