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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 25' North, Longitude: 159° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 57.8"985.39 miwest0° 08' 57.7"10.27 minorth985.18 mi
24 hours11° 17' 11.5"765.32 mieast3° 17' 42.8"226.52 minorth793.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 10:48 AM501 km312 miles271 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 10:48 AM508 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 11:48 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 11:48 AM1410 km876 miles762 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaWed 9:48 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest W
YarenWed 11:48 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 11:48 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 10:48 AM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmSouth S
JayapuraWed 8:48 AM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 9:48 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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