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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: 18%

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 Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 13' North, Longitude: 136° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.1"1004.66 miwest0° 11' 05.2"12.70 minorth1004.68 mi
24 hours11° 08' 15.5"769.88 mieast4° 19' 07.9"296.78 minorth823.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 7:48 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmWest W
PapeeteSun 7:48 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 9:48 AM3090 km1920 miles1669 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 7:48 AM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaSun 7:48 AM3647 km2266 miles1969 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Sun 10:48 AM3990 km2479 miles2154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 10:48 AM4001 km2486 miles2160 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoMon 6:48 AM4086 km2539 miles2206 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Francisco *Sun 10:48 AM4182 km2599 miles2258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSun 10:48 AM4278 km2658 miles2310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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