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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 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 46' North, Longitude: 162° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.45 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 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' 33.6"971.68 miwest0° 07' 21.0"8.42 minorth971.44 mi
24 hours11° 27' 22.1"766.38 mieast2° 35' 13.9"177.91 minorth782.06 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 12:18 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 11:18 AM1008 km627 miles544 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 12:18 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 12:18 PM1751 km1088 miles945 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 12:18 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 10:18 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest W
MidwayWed 1:18 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 11:18 AM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 12:18 PM2788 km1733 miles1506 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiThu 12:18 PM3146 km1955 miles1699 nmSoutheast SE
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