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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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 45' North, Longitude: 165° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.49 meters/second, 1564.2 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.6 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' 33.9"971.78 miwest0° 07' 21.7"8.44 minorth971.54 mi
24 hours11° 27' 18.0"766.38 mieast2° 35' 32.7"178.27 minorth782.14 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 12:08 PM523 km325 miles282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroThu 12:08 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 11:08 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 12:08 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 12:08 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 10:08 AM2220 km1379 miles1198 nmWest W
MidwayWed 1:08 PM2331 km1448 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 12:08 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 11:08 AM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 12:08 PM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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