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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 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 57' North
Longitude: 141° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.07 meters/second, 1562.6 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.1"970.83 miwest0° 07' 14.4"8.30 minorth970.59 mi
24 hours11° 27' 59.3"766.42 mieast2° 32' 23.6"174.66 minorth781.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaThu 11:48 AM431 km268 miles232 nmEast-southeast ESE
SaipanThu 11:48 AM505 km314 miles273 nmEast E
MelekeokThu 10:48 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoThu 9:48 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariThu 10:48 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraThu 10:48 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 12:48 PM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManilaThu 9:48 AM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmWest W
OsakaThu 10:48 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 10:48 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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