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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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' North, Longitude: 146° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.38 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 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' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.1"985.00 miwest0° 08' 54.9"10.21 minorth984.79 mi
24 hours11° 17' 31.7"765.40 mieast3° 16' 22.3"225.01 minorth793.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 10:38 AM303 km188 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanWed 10:38 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirWed 11:38 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 9:38 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 9:38 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 9:38 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 12:38 PM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyWed 10:38 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmSouth S
YarenWed 12:38 PM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoWed 8:38 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmWest-southwest WSW
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