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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 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 18' North, Longitude: 170° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.7"997.44 miwest0° 10' 13.9"11.72 minorth997.32 mi
24 hours348° 50' 45.4"765.36 miwest3° 52' 48.7"266.69 minorth806.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 10:14 AM85 km53 miles46 nmEast E
TarawaTue 10:14 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 10:14 AM950 km591 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 9:14 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest W
Wake IslandTue 10:14 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandMon 10:14 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 10:14 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 9:14 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 11:14 AM2647 km1644 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 11:14 AM2743 km1705 miles1481 nmSoutheast SE
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