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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' North, Longitude: 157° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.14 meters/second, 1566.5 km/hour, 973.4 miles/hour or 845.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.22 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.6"973.16 miwest0° 07' 32.9"8.65 minorth972.93 mi
24 hours11° 26' 14.2"766.24 mieast2° 40' 18.9"183.72 minorth783.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 11:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluWed 11:36 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNorth N
KiritimatiThu 11:36 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 10:36 AM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 9:36 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 10:36 AM3029 km1882 miles1635 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaThu 10:36 AM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:36 AM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmWest W
TarawaThu 9:36 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 9:36 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmSouthwest SW
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