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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 4:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 70%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 179° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.78 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.84 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 21.0"949.99 miWest0° 06' 04.9"6.97 miNorth950.29 mi
24 hours13° 30' 52.1"890.21 miEast2° 54' 10.6"199.62 miNorth918.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TubouWed 4:36 AM124 km77 miles67 nmEast-southeast ESE
LevukaWed 4:36 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest W
LabasaWed 4:36 AM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaWed 4:36 AM184 km114 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaWed 4:36 AM283 km176 miles153 nmWest W
NadiWed 4:36 AM287 km178 miles155 nmWest W
NukualofaWed 5:36 AM615 km382 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiWed 5:36 AM624 km388 miles337 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuWed 5:36 AM631 km392 miles341 nmEast E
Mata-UtuWed 4:36 AM636 km395 miles344 nmNortheast NE

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