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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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' North, Longitude: 158° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.36 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.4"971.49 miwest0° 07' 19.6"8.40 minorth971.25 mi
24 hours11° 27' 30.4"766.39 mieast2° 34' 36.3"177.19 minorth781.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirThu 11:38 AM874 km543 miles472 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 12:38 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaThu 10:38 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmWest W
MajuroThu 12:38 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 12:38 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 12:38 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 9:38 AM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraThu 11:38 AM2690 km1671 miles1452 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyThu 10:38 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 1:38 PM2941 km1828 miles1588 nmNortheast NE
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