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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
This phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 22' North, Longitude: 171° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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"0.10 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.8"958.60 miwest0° 05' 26.8"6.24 minorth958.39 mi
24 hours348° 23' 47.9"766.16 miwest1° 46' 43.0"122.33 minorth772.07 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 12:28 PM593 km368 miles320 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 12:28 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 1:28 PM1628 km1012 miles879 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 12:28 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 11:28 AM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 12:28 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 12:28 PM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 10:28 AM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 12:28 PM2975 km1848 miles1606 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluThu 2:28 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmEast-northeast ENE
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