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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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' North, Longitude: 174° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.2 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.7 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 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.8"1004.15 miwest0° 11' 01.0"12.62 minorth1004.15 mi
24 hours348° 52' 12.3"768.92 miwest4° 16' 43.9"294.02 minorth821.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaMon 9:14 AM201 km125 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroMon 9:14 AM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 9:14 AM884 km549 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 9:14 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 9:14 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirMon 8:14 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandMon 9:14 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 8:14 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 10:14 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 8:14 AM2363 km1469 miles1276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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