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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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 03' South
Longitude: 165° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.62 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.1"983.34 miwest0° 10' 03.9"11.53 minorth983.69 mi
24 hours12° 06' 26.5"822.05 mieast4° 13' 22.0"290.23 minorth876.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoFri 6:24 AM662 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoThu 6:24 AM673 km418 miles364 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaFri 6:24 AM754 km469 miles407 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Fri 6:24 AM795 km494 miles429 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiFri 6:24 AM998 km620 miles539 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 6:24 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 7:24 AM1279 km795 miles690 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaFri 6:24 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 7:24 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiFri 5:24 AM1707 km1060 miles921 nmWest W
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