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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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 28' North
Longitude: 157° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.40 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 07.8"958.11 miwest0° 05' 21.7"6.15 minorth957.89 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.6"766.10 mieast1° 44' 36.0"119.91 minorth771.69 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 1:28 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 12:28 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmSouth S
Guam (Hagåtña)Fri 11:28 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 1:28 PM1886 km1172 miles1019 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:28 PM2249 km1398 miles1214 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:28 PM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaFri 10:28 AM2654 km1649 miles1433 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoFri 10:28 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 10:28 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 2:28 PM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmEast-northeast ENE
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