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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 1:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' North, Longitude: 174° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.28 meters/second, 1556.2 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' 12.3"966.75 miWest0° 06' 48.2"7.80 miNorth966.51 mi
24 hours348° 25' 35.8"770.61 miWest2° 20' 27.0"160.97 miNorth782.69 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 1:34 PM964 km599 miles520 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 1:34 PM1033 km642 miles558 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 2:34 PM1592 km989 miles859 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 1:34 PM1599 km993 miles863 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 1:34 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:34 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 12:34 PM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:34 PM2724 km1692 miles1471 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 3:34 PM2933 km1823 miles1584 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:34 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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