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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: 37%

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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' South, Longitude: 133° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.9"995.77 miwest0° 10' 56.7"12.53 minorth996.04 mi
24 hours11° 37' 52.5"798.43 mieast4° 27' 49.5"306.72 minorth858.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 6:30 AM745 km463 miles402 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 8:00 AM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 6:00 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 6:00 AM2877 km1787 miles1553 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 6:00 AM3277 km2036 miles1769 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandFri 10:00 AM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluFri 6:00 AM4151 km2579 miles2241 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 5:00 AM4203 km2612 miles2270 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 5:00 AM4216 km2620 miles2276 nmWest W
ApiaSat 5:00 AM4302 km2673 miles2323 nmWest-southwest WSW

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