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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 48' North, Longitude: 127° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.39 meters/second, 1603.4 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.9"996.19 miwest0° 10' 06.5"11.58 minorth996.06 mi
24 hours11° 09' 54.1"765.16 mieast3° 49' 14.9"262.60 minorth805.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavaoTue 9:14 AM183 km114 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroTue 9:14 AM281 km174 miles151 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 9:14 AM284 km176 miles153 nmSouthwest SW
Marawi CityTue 9:14 AM311 km193 miles168 nmWest W
Cebu CityTue 9:14 AM446 km277 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
BacolodTue 9:14 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNorthwest NW
Zamboanga CityTue 9:14 AM564 km350 miles304 nmWest W
Iloilo CityTue 9:14 AM592 km368 miles320 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoTue 9:14 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 10:14 AM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth S

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