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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: 0%
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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 11' North
Longitude: 159° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.07 meters/second, 1544.6 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.6"959.60 miwest0° 05' 36.9"6.44 minorth959.38 mi
24 hours11° 35' 35.9"766.27 mieast1° 50' 55.8"127.16 minorth772.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 12:28 PM474 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WailukuThu 12:28 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HiloThu 12:28 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiFri 12:28 PM1705 km1060 miles921 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 11:28 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 10:28 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:28 AM3227 km2005 miles1743 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 10:28 AM3414 km2122 miles1844 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 10:28 AM3520 km2187 miles1900 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:28 AM3627 km2254 miles1958 nmWest W
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