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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 is probably impossible 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 50' North
Longitude: 155° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.6 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.2"971.40 miwest0° 07' 18.9"8.38 minorth971.16 mi
24 hours11° 27' 34.5"766.39 mieast2° 34' 17.3"176.83 minorth781.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirThu 11:48 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 10:48 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmWest W
Wake IslandThu 12:48 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 12:48 PM1905 km1184 miles1028 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 12:48 PM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaThu 12:48 PM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 9:48 AM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraThu 9:48 AM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraThu 11:48 AM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmSouth S
TokyoThu 9:48 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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