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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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' North, Longitude: 176° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.80 meters/second, 1543.7 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 09.6"959.02 miwest0° 05' 31.0"6.32 minorth958.80 mi
24 hours11° 35' 57.1"766.21 mieast1° 48' 28.5"124.35 minorth772.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:38 PM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorth N
MajuroFri 11:38 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 11:38 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 11:38 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSouth S
HonoluluThu 1:38 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 11:38 AM2129 km1323 miles1149 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 1:38 PM2663 km1654 miles1438 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 11:38 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 11:38 AM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 12:38 PM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmSouth S
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