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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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 41' North, Longitude: 130° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.71 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 01.5"987.99 miwest0° 09' 14.2"10.58 minorth987.80 mi
24 hours11° 15' 21.9"765.21 mieast3° 25' 05.5"234.98 minorth795.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Los Angeles *Tue 11:58 AM2892 km1797 miles1562 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 11:58 AM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 8:58 AM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 8:58 AM3107 km1930 miles1677 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Tue 11:58 AM3119 km1938 miles1684 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 11:58 AM3173 km1971 miles1713 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Tue 11:58 AM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Tue 1:58 PM3546 km2203 miles1915 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteTue 8:58 AM3733 km2320 miles2016 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake City *Tue 12:58 PM3824 km2376 miles2065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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