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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 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 23' North, Longitude: 171° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.79 meters/second, 1579.7 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 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' 31.9"981.44 miwest0° 08' 40.7"9.94 minorth981.22 mi
24 hours11° 26' 40.0"773.30 mieast3° 08' 56.9"216.51 minorth798.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandWed 11:48 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 1:48 PM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNortheast NE
MidwayWed 12:48 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiThu 1:48 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 11:48 AM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 11:48 AM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 12:48 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 11:48 AM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 11:48 AM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 11:48 AM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmWest-southwest WSW
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