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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: 29%

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 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 165° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.73 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.3"945.41 miwest0° 02' 16.0"2.60 misouth945.52 mi
24 hours11° 27' 53.5"746.61 mieast1° 18' 55.0"90.47 misouth755.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 5:26 PM174 km108 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroTue 5:26 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 4:26 PM1603 km996 miles865 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 6:26 PM2016 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaTue 5:26 PM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 5:26 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 3:26 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 5:26 PM2955 km1836 miles1595 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoTue 2:26 PM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraTue 4:26 PM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmSouth S
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