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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: 5%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 39' North, Longitude: 128° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.7"988.08 miwest0° 09' 14.8"10.59 minorth987.88 mi
24 hours11° 15' 18.2"765.20 mieast3° 25' 20.6"235.27 minorth796.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 11:48 AM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 11:48 AM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 11:48 AM3031 km1884 miles1637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Tue 11:48 AM3064 km1904 miles1655 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Tue 11:48 AM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Tue 1:48 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiWed 8:48 AM3331 km2070 miles1799 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 8:48 AM3348 km2080 miles1808 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salt Lake City *Tue 12:48 PM3716 km2309 miles2006 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 8:48 AM3884 km2413 miles2097 nmSouthwest SW
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