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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' North, Longitude: 170° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.53 meters/second, 1557.1 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.13 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.1"967.31 miwest0° 06' 52.9"7.89 minorth967.07 mi
24 hours11° 34' 07.5"770.74 mieast2° 22' 27.9"163.28 minorth783.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:34 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 1:34 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 12:34 PM1827 km1135 miles987 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 2:34 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 12:34 PM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 12:34 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 12:34 PM2455 km1526 miles1326 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 1:34 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 12:34 PM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:34 PM3056 km1899 miles1650 nmSouthwest SW

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