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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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: 168° 56' 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"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"986.56 miwest0° 09' 05.4"10.41 minorth986.36 mi
24 hours11° 16' 20.6"765.24 mieast3° 21' 07.6"230.43 minorth794.56 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 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:36 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 11:36 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayTue 10:36 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroWed 9:36 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmWest W
TarawaWed 9:36 AM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:36 AM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 9:36 AM2534 km1574 miles1368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:36 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 9:36 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmWest-northwest WNW
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