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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 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 25' North
Longitude: 159° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 11.5"997.16 miwest0° 10' 12.1"11.69 minorth997.03 mi
24 hours11° 09' 23.8"765.32 mieast3° 51' 56.9"265.70 minorth806.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaTue 9:58 AM181 km112 miles98 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 9:58 AM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 10:58 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 10:58 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 10:58 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaTue 10:58 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 8:58 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraTue 9:58 AM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyTue 8:58 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraTue 7:58 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmWest-southwest WSW
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