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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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' North, Longitude: 163° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.66 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 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' 58.0"985.63 miwest0° 08' 58.8"10.29 minorth985.42 mi
24 hours11° 17' 04.2"765.36 mieast3° 18' 12.4"227.10 minorth793.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 10:28 AM780 km484 miles421 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:28 AM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroWed 11:28 AM949 km590 miles513 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 11:28 AM1364 km847 miles736 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 11:28 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 9:28 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 10:28 AM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 11:28 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayTue 12:28 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiWed 11:28 AM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmSoutheast SE
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