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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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 23' North
Longitude: 161° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.62 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 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' 57.9"985.54 miwest0° 08' 58.3"10.28 minorth985.33 mi
24 hours11° 17' 08.1"765.37 mieast3° 17' 56.7"226.81 minorth793.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 10:38 AM592 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 10:38 AM600 km373 miles324 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 11:38 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroWed 11:38 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 11:38 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 11:38 AM1703 km1058 miles920 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 9:38 AM1808 km1124 miles976 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 10:38 AM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 11:38 AM2756 km1713 miles1488 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyWed 9:38 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmSouthwest SW
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