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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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' North, Longitude: 179° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.73 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.1"958.85 miwest0° 05' 29.3"6.29 minorth958.63 mi
24 hours348° 23' 56.7"766.19 miwest1° 47' 46.3"123.55 minorth772.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:58 PM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandFri 11:58 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 11:58 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 11:58 AM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 11:58 AM1955 km1215 miles1055 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 11:58 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 1:58 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 10:58 AM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 11:58 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 1:58 PM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmEast-southeast ESE
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