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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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 16' North
Longitude: 173° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.82 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.5"985.98 miwest0° 09' 01.3"10.33 minorth985.78 mi
24 hours348° 43' 11.2"765.33 miwest3° 19' 14.6"228.29 minorth794.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 10:48 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 10:48 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 10:48 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 10:48 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 10:48 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 9:48 AM1738 km1080 miles938 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 11:48 AM2111 km1311 miles1140 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 10:48 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraWed 9:48 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 11:48 AM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmSoutheast SE
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