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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 28' North
Longitude: 160° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.08 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 36.3"973.11 miwest0° 07' 31.8"8.63 minorth972.87 mi
24 hours11° 26' 19.7"766.30 mieast2° 39' 54.5"183.27 minorth783.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 11:48 AM821 km510 miles444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiThu 11:48 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 10:48 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 9:48 AM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 10:48 AM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 9:48 AM3160 km1964 miles1706 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 9:48 AM3219 km2000 miles1738 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaThu 10:48 AM3353 km2084 miles1811 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 9:48 AM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 9:48 AM3501 km2175 miles1890 nmWest-northwest WNW
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