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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: 4%
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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 58' North
Longitude: 157° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 00.1"987.04 miwest0° 09' 08.1"10.47 minorth986.84 mi
24 hours11° 16' 03.0"765.26 mieast3° 22' 19.3"231.81 minorth795.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 10:48 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 10:48 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmNorth N
Baker IslandTue 8:48 AM2407 km1495 miles1299 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 9:48 AM2709 km1684 miles1463 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 9:48 AM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaWed 9:48 AM3158 km1963 miles1705 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteTue 10:48 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiWed 8:48 AM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 8:48 AM3419 km2125 miles1846 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 8:48 AM3457 km2148 miles1867 nmWest W
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