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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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' North, Longitude: 172° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.87 meters/second, 1565.5 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.5"972.63 miwest0° 07' 28.2"8.56 minorth972.39 mi
24 hours11° 26' 40.6"766.33 mieast2° 38' 21.6"181.49 minorth782.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 11:38 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandWed 10:38 AM1636 km1017 miles884 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 12:38 PM1762 km1095 miles952 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 10:38 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:38 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 12:38 PM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandThu 10:38 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 11:38 AM2653 km1649 miles1433 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 10:38 AM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 10:38 AM2777 km1726 miles1499 nmSouthwest SW
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