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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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 13' North
Longitude: 163° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.99 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.4"959.44 miwest0° 05' 35.2"6.40 minorth959.22 mi
24 hours11° 35' 42.0"766.25 mieast1° 50' 13.8"126.36 minorth772.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 12:48 PM781 km486 miles422 nmNortheast NE
MidwayThu 11:48 AM1840 km1143 miles993 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 12:48 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 10:48 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 10:48 AM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 11:48 AM3049 km1894 miles1646 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 10:48 AM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:48 AM3118 km1937 miles1684 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 10:48 AM3398 km2112 miles1835 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaFri 11:48 AM3541 km2200 miles1912 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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