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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 22, 2014 at 5:48:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' South, Longitude: 168° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.11 meters/second, 1566.4 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.22 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 06.5"973.16 miWest0° 08' 25.4"9.65 miNorth973.48 mi
24 hours12° 58' 48.0"874.07 miEast3° 42' 19.0"254.68 miNorth916.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoTue 6:48 AM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 6:48 AM342 km212 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Wed 6:48 AM388 km241 miles210 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 6:48 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 6:48 AM658 km409 miles355 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuWed 6:48 AM826 km514 miles446 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiWed 6:48 AM947 km589 miles512 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaWed 6:48 AM1117 km694 miles603 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 7:48 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiWed 5:48 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW

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