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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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 40' North
Longitude: 174° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.66 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 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' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.6"972.16 miwest0° 07' 24.6"8.49 minorth971.92 mi
24 hours348° 32' 58.4"766.36 miwest2° 36' 47.9"179.71 minorth782.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 11:28 AM927 km576 miles501 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 11:28 AM1021 km635 miles552 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaThu 11:28 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 12:28 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 11:28 AM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 11:28 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 10:28 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 11:28 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmSouth S
HonoluluWed 1:28 PM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoThu 12:28 PM3064 km1904 miles1655 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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