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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: 90%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 136° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.88 meters/second, 1504.4 km/hour, 934.8 miles/hour or 812.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.58 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 23' 04.6"934.54 miwest0° 01' 01.8"1.18 misouth934.49 mi
24 hours14° 41' 37.3"954.60 mieast0° 15' 15.7"17.50 minorth955.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 2:32 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 3:32 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 1:32 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 1:32 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 5:32 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 1:32 AM3359 km2087 miles1814 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 12:32 AM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:32 AM3855 km2395 miles2082 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:32 AM3956 km2458 miles2136 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 12:32 AM4068 km2528 miles2196 nmWest W
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