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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' North, Longitude: 169° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.10 meters/second, 1588.0 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"986.62 miwest0° 09' 05.4"10.41 minorth986.42 mi
24 hours11° 16' 21.1"765.29 mieast3° 21' 05.9"230.41 minorth794.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 9:36 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:36 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 11:36 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayTue 10:36 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroWed 9:36 AM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmWest W
TarawaWed 9:36 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:36 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 9:36 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 9:36 AM2746 km1706 miles1483 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaWed 10:36 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmSouth S
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