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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: 82%

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 Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 27' South, Longitude: 158° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 407.51 meters/second, 1467.1 km/hour, 911.6 miles/hour or 792.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"15.19 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 minorth15.19 mi
1 hour14° 28' 09.9"911.26 miwest0° 03' 17.5"3.78 minorth911.46 mi
24 hours12° 24' 34.6"781.63 mieast1° 51' 50.2"128.28 minorth797.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 4:00 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSun 4:00 AM1192 km740 miles643 nmNortheast NE
AlofiSun 3:00 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 3:00 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmWest W
ApiaSun 3:00 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 3:00 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 2:00 AM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmWest-northwest WNW
Chatham IslandsMon 2:45 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 6:00 AM2853 km1773 miles1541 nmEast E
AucklandMon 2:00 AM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmSouthwest SW
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