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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 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 47' North
Longitude: 160° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.40 meters/second, 1563.9 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 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' 33.5"971.59 miwest0° 07' 20.4"8.41 minorth971.35 mi
24 hours11° 27' 26.3"766.39 mieast2° 34' 55.1"177.55 minorth781.99 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 12:28 PM828 km514 miles447 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 11:28 AM905 km563 miles489 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 12:28 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 10:28 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmWest W
YarenThu 12:28 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 12:28 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 11:28 AM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 1:28 PM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmNortheast NE
MelekeokThu 9:28 AM2929 km1820 miles1582 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 12:28 PM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmEast-southeast ESE
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