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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' North, Longitude: 170° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.58 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.2"971.91 miwest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 minorth971.67 mi
24 hours348° 32' 50.6"766.31 miwest2° 36' 12.5"179.02 minorth782.24 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 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 11:48 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 11:48 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 10:48 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 11:48 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 12:48 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 11:48 AM2160 km1342 miles1167 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 11:48 AM2747 km1707 miles1483 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 9:48 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmWest W
HoniaraThu 10:48 AM2907 km1806 miles1570 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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