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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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 57' North, Longitude: 160° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.25 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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"998.19 miwest0° 10' 18.7"11.81 minorth998.08 mi
24 hours11° 08' 51.1"765.48 mieast3° 55' 07.2"269.33 minorth807.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 10:14 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 10:14 AM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 8:14 AM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 9:14 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaTue 9:14 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 8:14 AM2829 km1758 miles1527 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 9:14 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 10:14 AM2963 km1841 miles1600 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 8:14 AM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmWest W
AlofiMon 9:14 AM3057 km1899 miles1651 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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