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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: 36%
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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 51' South
Longitude: 150° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.43 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.8"996.39 miwest0° 10' 58.6"12.57 minorth996.66 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.2"797.39 mieast4° 28' 15.2"307.23 minorth857.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 7:14 AM1190 km739 miles643 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 7:14 AM1200 km746 miles648 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 7:14 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 6:14 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmWest W
ApiaSat 6:14 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 6:14 AM2460 km1529 miles1328 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 5:14 AM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 9:14 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 6:14 AM3055 km1898 miles1650 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 7:14 AM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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