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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 1:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' North, Longitude: 176° 24' 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' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"966.80 miWest0° 06' 48.6"7.81 miNorth966.56 mi
24 hours348° 25' 37.4"770.62 miWest2° 20' 39.0"161.20 miNorth782.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 1:28 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 1:28 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest-northwest WNW
MidwayThu 2:28 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 1:28 PM1626 km1011 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 1:28 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:28 PM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 12:28 PM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:28 PM2700 km1677 miles1458 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 3:28 PM2785 km1730 miles1504 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:28 PM3094 km1922 miles1671 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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