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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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 20' North
Longitude: 166° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.70 meters/second, 1586.5 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.6 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 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.1"985.72 miwest0° 08' 59.5"10.30 minorth985.51 mi
24 hours11° 17' 00.4"765.35 mieast3° 18' 28.0"227.40 minorth793.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 11:18 AM728 km452 miles393 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 11:18 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth N
PalikirWed 10:18 AM999 km621 miles539 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenWed 11:18 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 11:18 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 11:18 AM2288 km1421 miles1235 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaWed 9:18 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 10:18 AM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 12:18 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiWed 11:18 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmSoutheast SE
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