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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: 48%
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 Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 06:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 11' North
Longitude: 171° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.09 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.3"965.50 miwest0° 06' 23.5"7.33 misouth965.79 mi
24 hours348° 50' 26.0"741.46 miwest2° 53' 36.7"198.95 misouth772.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 6:32 PM649 km403 miles350 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroThu 6:32 PM1002 km623 miles541 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 6:32 PM1638 km1018 miles885 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 7:32 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 5:32 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 6:32 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 6:32 PM2185 km1357 miles1180 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 6:32 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 4:32 PM2929 km1820 miles1582 nmWest W
HoniaraThu 5:32 PM3121 km1940 miles1685 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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