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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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' North, Longitude: 176° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.7"953.30 miwest0° 04' 22.4"5.01 misouth953.51 mi
24 hours348° 41' 44.6"741.96 miwest2° 07' 37.6"146.28 misouth760.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 5:26 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmWest W
MidwayTue 6:26 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroWed 5:26 PM1375 km854 miles742 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 5:26 PM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 5:26 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 5:26 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirWed 4:26 PM2362 km1468 miles1276 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 7:26 PM2699 km1677 miles1457 nmEast E
FunafutiWed 5:26 PM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmSouth S
FakaofoWed 6:26 PM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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