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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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 17:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 06' South, Longitude: 160° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.8"983.13 miwest0° 10' 02.9"11.51 minorth983.48 mi
24 hours12° 06' 55.9"822.45 mieast4° 13' 03.4"289.87 minorth876.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 7:04 AM1124 km699 miles607 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 6:04 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmWest W
ApiaFri 6:04 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 6:04 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 7:04 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 7:04 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaFri 6:04 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 5:04 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiFri 5:04 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest W
SuvaFri 5:04 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmWest-southwest WSW
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