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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 12:48:00 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' North, Longitude: 174° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.55 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 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' 08.5"0.17 miNorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.2"980.82 miWest0° 08' 36.7"9.87 miNorth980.60 mi
24 hours348° 33' 02.1"773.16 miWest3° 07' 14.7"214.55 miNorth797.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 12:48 PM699 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 12:48 PM1134 km705 miles612 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaThu 12:48 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmSouth S
YarenThu 12:48 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 12:48 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 11:48 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 1:48 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiThu 12:48 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoThu 1:48 PM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 11:48 AM2921 km1815 miles1577 nmSouthwest SW

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