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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 = Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:28:00 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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 29' North, Longitude: 179° 28' 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"981.01 miWest0° 08' 38.0"9.89 miNorth980.78 mi
24 hours348° 33' 08.1"773.19 miWest3° 07' 49.4"215.21 miNorth797.70 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 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 12:28 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 12:28 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 12:28 PM1564 km972 miles845 nmWest-northwest WNW
MidwayWed 1:28 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth N
YarenThu 12:28 PM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 12:28 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 11:28 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 2:28 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoThu 1:28 PM2627 km1633 miles1419 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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