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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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' North, Longitude: 171° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.88 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 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' 09.8"959.18 miwest0° 05' 32.6"6.36 minorth958.96 mi
24 hours11° 35' 51.1"766.23 mieast1° 49' 10.8"125.16 minorth772.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:18 PM1369 km850 miles739 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 1:18 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 11:18 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 11:18 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:18 PM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 11:18 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmWest W
TarawaFri 11:18 AM2465 km1531 miles1331 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 12:18 PM2946 km1830 miles1590 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:18 AM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 11:18 AM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmSouthwest SW
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