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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: 70%

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 Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 179° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.79 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' 21.2"950.07 miwest0° 06' 05.1"6.98 minorth950.37 mi
24 hours346° 29' 09.9"890.24 miwest2° 54' 13.3"199.68 minorth919.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaWed 4:36 AM156 km97 miles84 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaWed 4:36 AM255 km158 miles138 nmWest W
NadiWed 4:36 AM258 km161 miles139 nmWest W
NukualofaWed 5:36 AM638 km397 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiWed 5:36 AM651 km404 miles351 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mata-UtuWed 4:36 AM655 km407 miles353 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuWed 5:36 AM659 km410 miles356 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i)Wed 5:36 AM960 km597 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaWed 5:36 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiWed 4:36 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmNorth N
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