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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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 22' North, Longitude: 164° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.85 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 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 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.6"997.29 miwest0° 10' 13.0"11.70 minorth997.16 mi
24 hours11° 09' 19.6"765.34 mieast3° 52' 20.6"266.15 minorth806.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 9:38 AM715 km444 miles386 nmWest W
MajuroTue 10:38 AM726 km451 miles392 nmEast E
YarenTue 10:38 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 10:38 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 10:38 AM1336 km830 miles722 nmNorth N
HoniaraTue 9:38 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 10:38 AM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 8:38 AM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 10:38 AM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyTue 8:38 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSouthwest SW
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