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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: 89%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:19 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 25° 07' South
Longitude: 174° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 404.78 meters/second, 1457.2 km/hour, 905.5 miles/hour or 786.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.09 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.7"905.13 miwest0° 00' 12.3"0.24 minorth905.14 mi
24 hours346° 59' 41.6"814.79 miwest0° 42' 42.3"48.99 minorth818.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KingstonSun 2:30 AM754 km469 miles407 nmSouthwest SW
NoumeaSun 2:00 AM848 km527 miles458 nmWest-northwest WNW
NadiSun 3:00 AM876 km544 miles473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSun 3:00 AM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LautokaSun 3:00 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSun 2:00 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 4:00 AM1174 km729 miles634 nmEast-northeast ENE
AucklandSun 3:00 AM1303 km809 miles703 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 4:00 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmEast-northeast ENE
WellingtonSun 3:00 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmSouth S
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