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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 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 36' North
Longitude: 177° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.2 km/hour, 972.6 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' 35.0"972.44 miwest0° 07' 26.8"8.54 minorth972.20 mi
24 hours11° 26' 48.9"766.34 mieast2° 37' 44.2"180.78 minorth782.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 10:58 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 11:58 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 10:58 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 10:58 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaThu 10:58 AM1777 km1104 miles959 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 12:58 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenThu 10:58 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 10:58 AM2579 km1602 miles1392 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 12:58 PM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoThu 11:58 AM2748 km1707 miles1484 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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