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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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 28' North, Longitude: 153° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.50 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.4"985.27 miwest0° 08' 56.5"10.25 minorth985.06 mi
24 hours11° 17' 19.8"765.38 mieast3° 17' 09.7"225.91 minorth793.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 11:08 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 11:08 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanWed 10:08 AM983 km611 miles531 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaWed 10:08 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandWed 12:08 PM1610 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 12:08 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 12:08 PM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraWed 9:08 AM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokWed 9:08 AM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmWest W
TarawaWed 12:08 PM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmEast-southeast ESE
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