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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 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 31' North
Longitude: 149° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.42 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 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' 57.2"985.09 miwest0° 08' 55.4"10.22 minorth984.88 mi
24 hours11° 17' 27.7"765.40 mieast3° 16' 38.2"225.31 minorth793.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 10:28 AM524 km326 miles283 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaipanWed 10:28 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirWed 11:28 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 9:28 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 9:28 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 12:28 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariWed 9:28 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 10:28 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmSouth S
YarenWed 12:28 PM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 12:28 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmEast E
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