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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 08' North, Longitude: 151° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.8"1003.98 miwest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 minorth1003.97 mi
24 hours11° 07' 38.3"768.59 mieast4° 15' 32.7"292.68 minorth820.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirMon 9:48 AM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 7:48 AM1314 km816 miles709 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaMon 8:48 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyMon 8:48 AM1457 km906 miles787 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraMon 9:48 AM1703 km1058 miles920 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 10:48 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 7:48 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariMon 7:48 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 10:48 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsMon 8:48 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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