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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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 55' North
Longitude: 145° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.15 meters/second, 1562.9 km/hour, 971.2 miles/hour or 843.9 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' 32.4"971.02 miwest0° 07' 16.0"8.33 minorth970.78 mi
24 hours11° 27' 51.1"766.41 mieast2° 33' 01.6"175.38 minorth781.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 11:28 AM36 km22 miles19 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HagåtñaThu 11:28 AM202 km125 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 10:28 AM1479 km919 miles799 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 12:28 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraThu 10:28 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariThu 10:28 AM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandThu 1:28 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmEast-northeast ENE
YokohamaThu 10:28 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 10:28 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 10:28 AM2418 km1502 miles1306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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