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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: 62%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, April 25, 2015 at 11:56 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, May 4, 2015 at 3:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 27, 2015 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 03' North, Longitude: 141° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.68 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.47 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.7"987.89 miwest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 misouth988.14 mi
24 hours10° 36' 25.0"720.13 mieast3° 12' 18.0"220.27 misouth756.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 6:30 PM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 6:30 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSun 6:30 PM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Sun 9:30 PM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sun 9:30 PM3515 km2184 miles1898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 9:30 PM3741 km2324 miles2020 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sun 9:30 PM3835 km2383 miles2071 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 9:30 PM3887 km2415 miles2099 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoMon 5:30 PM3998 km2484 miles2158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 4:30 PM4057 km2521 miles2191 nmWest-southwest WSW
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