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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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' North, Longitude: 172° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.3"972.06 miwest0° 07' 24.0"8.48 minorth971.82 mi
24 hours348° 32' 54.3"766.36 miwest2° 36' 29.3"179.35 minorth782.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 11:38 AM807 km502 miles436 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 11:38 AM847 km526 miles457 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 11:38 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 10:38 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 11:38 AM1794 km1115 miles968 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 12:38 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandWed 11:38 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 11:38 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 9:38 AM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmWest W
HoniaraThu 10:38 AM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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