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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: 10%
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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 42' North
Longitude: 139° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.48 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.2"998.71 miwest0° 10' 22.0"11.88 minorth998.60 mi
24 hours11° 08' 35.7"765.58 mieast3° 56' 44.1"271.17 minorth808.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 8:48 AM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 8:48 AM2540 km1579 miles1372 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 8:48 AM2894 km1799 miles1563 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownMon 10:48 AM3664 km2277 miles1979 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Los Angeles *Mon 11:48 AM3743 km2326 miles2021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaMon 8:48 AM3793 km2357 miles2048 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Mon 11:48 AM3855 km2395 miles2082 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 11:48 AM3897 km2422 miles2104 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoTue 7:48 AM3929 km2441 miles2121 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las Vegas *Mon 11:48 AM4104 km2550 miles2216 nmNortheast NE
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