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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 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 51' North
Longitude: 153° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.28 meters/second, 1563.4 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' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.9"971.30 miwest0° 07' 18.1"8.37 minorth971.06 mi
24 hours11° 27' 38.8"766.40 mieast2° 33' 58.3"176.47 minorth781.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 10:58 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest W
HagåtñaThu 10:58 AM921 km572 miles497 nmWest W
PalikirThu 11:58 AM1034 km642 miles558 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 12:58 PM1516 km942 miles818 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 12:58 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokThu 9:58 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 12:58 PM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraThu 9:58 AM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 12:58 PM2638 km1639 miles1425 nmEast-southeast ESE
YokohamaThu 9:58 AM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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