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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' North, Longitude: 153° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.18 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"980.07 miwest0° 08' 31.0"9.76 minorth979.85 mi
24 hours11° 27' 24.5"773.08 mieast3° 04' 42.0"211.65 minorth796.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirThu 1:14 PM820 km510 miles443 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanThu 12:14 PM884 km549 miles477 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaThu 12:14 PM956 km594 miles516 nmWest W
Wake IslandThu 2:14 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 2:14 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 2:14 PM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 11:14 AM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraThu 11:14 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 2:14 PM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 12:14 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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