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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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' North, Longitude: 176° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.30 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 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' 06.7"0.13 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"966.86 miwest0° 06' 48.5"7.81 minorth966.62 mi
24 hours348° 25' 37.2"770.68 miwest2° 20' 36.8"161.17 minorth782.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 1:28 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 1:28 PM1090 km678 miles589 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 2:28 PM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 1:28 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 1:28 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:28 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 12:28 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:28 PM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 3:28 PM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:28 PM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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