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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 15:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:20 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 25° 07' South, Longitude: 174° 26' 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
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.09 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.6"905.06 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.23 minorth905.08 mi
24 hours346° 59' 40.0"814.76 miwest0° 42' 38.7"48.92 minorth818.57 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 AM776 km482 miles419 nmSouthwest SW
NadiSun 3:00 AM866 km538 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSun 2:00 AM873 km543 miles472 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSun 3:00 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LautokaSun 3:00 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSun 2:00 AM1034 km642 miles558 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 4:00 AM1148 km714 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE
AucklandSun 3:00 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 4:00 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmEast-northeast ENE
WellingtonSun 3:00 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmSouth S

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