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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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 29' North
Longitude: 179° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.63 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.35 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"981.07 miwest0° 08' 38.0"9.89 minorth980.84 mi
24 hours348° 33' 07.9"773.24 miwest3° 07' 47.4"215.19 minorth797.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 12:28 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 12:28 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 12:28 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 12:28 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmWest-northwest WNW
MidwayWed 1:28 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmNorth N
YarenThu 12:28 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 12:28 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 11:28 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 2:28 PM2629 km1633 miles1419 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoThu 1:28 PM2638 km1639 miles1425 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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