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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' North, Longitude: 170° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 34.2"971.97 miwest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 minorth971.73 mi
24 hours348° 32' 50.1"766.37 miwest2° 36' 10.5"178.99 minorth782.28 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 11:48 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 11:48 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 11:48 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 10:48 AM1564 km972 miles845 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 11:48 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 12:48 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 11:48 AM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 9:48 AM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:48 AM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 10:48 AM2896 km1799 miles1564 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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