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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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' North, Longitude: 145° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"996.76 miwest0° 10' 09.6"11.64 minorth996.63 mi
24 hours11° 09' 36.9"765.27 mieast3° 50' 45.6"264.34 minorth805.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 9:58 AM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth N
SaipanTue 9:58 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N
MelekeokTue 8:58 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmWest W
JayapuraTue 8:58 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 10:58 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmEast E
ManokwariTue 8:58 AM1555 km966 miles839 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyTue 9:58 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmSouth S
ManadoTue 7:58 AM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraTue 10:58 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 11:58 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmEast-southeast ESE
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