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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: 59%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 166° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.02 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.5"966.30 miwest0° 08' 24.7"9.64 minorth966.66 mi
24 hours12° 47' 00.6"854.72 mieast3° 41' 49.7"254.17 minorth898.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoWed 5:36 AM443 km276 miles239 nmWest W
ApiaThu 5:36 AM566 km352 miles306 nmWest W
AlofiWed 5:36 AM579 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Thu 5:36 AM616 km383 miles332 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 5:36 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuThu 5:36 AM888 km551 miles479 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiThu 5:36 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaWed 6:36 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaThu 5:36 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaThu 4:36 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-southwest WSW
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