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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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 23' South, Longitude: 175° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 407.76 meters/second, 1467.9 km/hour, 912.1 miles/hour or 792.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"15.20 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 minorth15.20 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.4"911.80 miwest0° 03' 26.3"3.95 minorth912.02 mi
24 hours12° 22' 32.9"779.90 mieast1° 55' 03.6"131.98 minorth796.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaMon 4:10 AM360 km224 miles195 nmNorth N
PangaiMon 4:10 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
NeiafuMon 4:10 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiSun 4:10 AM807 km502 miles436 nmNortheast NE
SuvaMon 3:10 AM955 km593 miles516 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaSun 4:10 AM1224 km760 miles661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaSun 5:10 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
AucklandMon 3:10 AM1679 km1044 miles907 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 4:10 AM1716 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiMon 3:10 AM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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