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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 = Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:38:00 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

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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' North, Longitude: 171° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.51 meters/second, 1557.0 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.12 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.0"967.27 miWest0° 06' 52.6"7.88 miNorth967.03 mi
24 hours11° 34' 08.7"770.73 miEast2° 22' 19.8"163.13 miNorth783.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 1:38 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 2:38 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 12:38 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 12:38 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:38 PM2177 km1352 miles1175 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 12:38 PM2317 km1439 miles1251 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 12:38 PM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 1:38 PM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 12:38 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:38 PM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmSouthwest SW

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