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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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' North, Longitude: 176° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.69 meters/second, 1543.3 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.3 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 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.1"958.77 miwest0° 05' 28.5"6.28 minorth958.55 mi
24 hours348° 23' 53.7"766.18 miwest1° 47' 25.2"123.14 minorth772.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 12:08 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 12:08 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 1:08 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 12:08 PM1808 km1124 miles976 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 12:08 PM2038 km1266 miles1100 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 12:08 PM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 11:08 AM2323 km1444 miles1254 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 2:08 PM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiFri 12:08 PM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 1:08 PM3237 km2012 miles1748 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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