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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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 175° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.22 meters/second, 1556.0 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.3"966.75 miwest0° 08' 27.7"9.70 minorth967.11 mi
24 hours12° 45' 53.3"853.82 mieast3° 42' 51.2"255.34 minorth897.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuThu 5:14 AM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Thu 6:14 AM402 km250 miles217 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaThu 6:14 AM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuThu 6:14 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoWed 6:14 AM551 km343 miles298 nmEast E
PangaiThu 6:14 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaThu 6:14 AM705 km438 miles381 nmSouth S
SuvaThu 5:14 AM720 km447 miles389 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 6:14 AM778 km484 miles420 nmNortheast NE
AlofiWed 6:14 AM783 km486 miles423 nmSoutheast SE
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