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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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' North, Longitude: 167° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.53 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 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' 34.1"971.87 miwest0° 07' 22.4"8.45 minorth971.63 mi
24 hours11° 27' 13.9"766.37 mieast2° 35' 51.7"178.63 minorth782.21 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 11:58 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroThu 11:58 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 10:58 AM1353 km841 miles730 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 11:58 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 11:58 AM1690 km1050 miles913 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 12:58 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 11:58 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 9:58 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmWest W
HoniaraThu 10:58 AM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:58 AM2868 km1782 miles1549 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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