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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 2:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 51' North, Longitude: 160° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.11 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.5"966.19 miWest0° 06' 43.4"7.71 miNorth965.96 mi
24 hours11° 34' 40.5"770.48 miEast2° 18' 25.5"158.65 miNorth782.13 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 2:34 PM762 km474 miles411 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 1:34 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 2:34 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 12:34 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmWest W
YarenFri 2:34 PM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 2:34 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 3:34 PM2662 km1654 miles1438 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraFri 1:34 PM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmSouth S
MelekeokFri 11:34 AM2957 km1837 miles1597 nmWest-southwest WSW
TokyoFri 11:34 AM3012 km1871 miles1626 nmNorthwest NW

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