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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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 53' North, Longitude: 154° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.32 meters/second, 1606.7 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.1"998.34 miwest0° 10' 19.7"11.83 minorth998.23 mi
24 hours11° 08' 46.6"765.51 mieast3° 55' 34.5"269.85 minorth808.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 9:50 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 9:50 AM1633 km1014 miles882 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandMon 7:50 AM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 8:50 AM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 9:50 AM2759 km1714 miles1489 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaTue 8:50 AM2970 km1845 miles1604 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 9:50 AM3160 km1963 miles1706 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 8:50 AM3321 km2063 miles1793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 8:50 AM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 7:50 AM3361 km2089 miles1815 nmWest-southwest WSW
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