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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: 38%

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 Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' North, Longitude: 177° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.20 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.2"953.19 miwest0° 04' 20.4"4.98 misouth953.41 mi
24 hours11° 18' 24.8"742.06 mieast2° 06' 51.0"145.40 misouth760.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayTue 6:02 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
Wake IslandWed 5:02 PM1655 km1028 miles894 nmWest W
MajuroWed 5:02 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 5:02 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 7:02 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 5:02 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 5:02 PM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 7:02 PM2880 km1789 miles1555 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 4:02 PM2914 km1810 miles1573 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 5:02 PM3003 km1866 miles1621 nmSouth S
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