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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: 1%

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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' North, Longitude: 166° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.82 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.5"948.75 miwest0° 03' 23.3"3.89 minorth948.60 mi
24 hours11° 40' 42.4"763.46 mieast0° 55' 45.7"63.93 minorth763.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 1:48 PM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 12:48 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 1:48 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 11:48 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSat 11:48 AM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 11:48 AM2786 km1731 miles1504 nmWest W
TarawaSat 11:48 AM2944 km1830 miles1590 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:48 PM3187 km1980 miles1721 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 11:48 AM3418 km2124 miles1846 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 11:48 AM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmSouthwest SW
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