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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: 74%

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 Monday, May 3, 2010 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 29' South, Longitude: 160° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.46 meters/second, 1492.1 km/hour, 927.1 miles/hour or 805.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.45 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.6"926.78 miwest0° 06' 09.4"7.06 minorth927.15 mi
24 hours11° 39' 32.1"745.31 mieast2° 54' 14.8"199.80 minorth778.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 5:00 AM155 km96 miles84 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiMon 4:00 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteMon 5:00 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaTue 4:00 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmWest W
ApiaMon 4:00 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoMon 4:00 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 3:00 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 3:00 AM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 5:00 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmNorth N
Chatham IslandsTue 3:45 AM2809 km1745 miles1517 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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