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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: 9%

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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' North, Longitude: 176° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.99 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.7"997.61 miwest0° 10' 15.0"11.74 minorth997.49 mi
24 hours348° 50' 50.7"765.38 miwest3° 53' 19.1"267.27 minorth807.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 9:48 AM612 km380 miles330 nmWest W
TarawaTue 9:48 AM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 9:48 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 9:48 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 9:48 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 9:48 AM1762 km1095 miles952 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 8:48 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 10:48 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayMon 10:48 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 8:48 AM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmSouthwest SW
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