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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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 172° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 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 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.3"986.51 miwest0° 09' 04.7"10.40 minorth986.31 mi
24 hours11° 16' 25.6"765.30 mieast3° 20' 47.5"230.06 minorth794.51 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 9:48 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 9:48 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:48 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 11:48 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaWed 9:48 AM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 10:48 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoWed 10:48 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 9:48 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 9:48 AM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenWed 9:48 AM2654 km1649 miles1433 nmWest-southwest WSW
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