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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 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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' North, Longitude: 159° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.44 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.9"958.19 miwest0° 05' 22.6"6.16 minorth957.98 mi
24 hours11° 36' 26.7"766.11 mieast1° 44' 57.2"120.31 minorth771.76 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 1:18 PM753 km468 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 12:18 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 11:18 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 1:18 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:18 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:18 PM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 2:18 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoFri 10:18 AM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 10:18 AM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 12:18 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSouth S
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