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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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 31' North
Longitude: 152° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"996.96 miwest0° 10' 10.9"11.66 minorth996.83 mi
24 hours11° 09' 30.3"765.29 mieast3° 51' 21.3"265.02 minorth806.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoTue 9:28 AM74 km46 miles40 nmWest W
PalikirTue 10:28 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast E
KoloniaTue 10:28 AM632 km393 miles341 nmEast E
HagåtñaTue 9:28 AM1076 km668 miles581 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraTue 8:28 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmSouthwest SW
YarenTue 11:28 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 9:28 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 8:28 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmWest W
Wake IslandTue 11:28 AM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraTue 10:28 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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