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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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 175° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.83 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 35.3"972.54 miwest0° 07' 27.6"8.55 minorth972.30 mi
24 hours11° 26' 44.8"766.34 mieast2° 38' 02.8"181.13 minorth782.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 11:48 AM1523 km946 miles822 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 10:48 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 10:48 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:48 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 10:48 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluWed 12:48 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiThu 12:48 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 10:48 AM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 10:48 AM2624 km1631 miles1417 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 11:48 AM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmSouth S
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