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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' North, Longitude: 171° 47' 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"16.13 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.0"967.32 miwest0° 06' 52.5"7.88 minorth967.09 mi
24 hours11° 34' 08.9"770.78 mieast2° 22' 17.6"163.09 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
MidwayThu 1:38 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 2:38 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 12:38 PM1784 km1109 miles963 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 12:38 PM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:38 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 12:38 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 12:38 PM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 1:38 PM2766 km1719 miles1493 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 12:38 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:38 PM2947 km1831 miles1592 nmSouthwest SW
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