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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 45' North
Longitude: 174° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.27 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"966.80 miwest0° 06' 48.1"7.80 minorth966.57 mi
24 hours348° 25' 35.5"770.66 miwest2° 20' 24.6"160.94 minorth782.74 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 PM938 km583 miles506 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 1:34 PM1023 km636 miles552 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 1:34 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 2:34 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 1:34 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:34 PM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 12:34 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:34 PM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 3:34 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:34 PM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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