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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 Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' North, Longitude: 174° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.15 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.4"948.58 miwest0° 03' 20.6"3.83 minorth948.43 mi
24 hours11° 40' 44.6"763.37 mieast0° 54' 38.5"62.65 minorth763.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 1:18 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 2:18 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmEast E
Wake IslandSat 12:18 PM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmWest W
MajuroSat 12:18 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 12:18 PM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:18 PM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 2:18 PM2643 km1643 miles1427 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 12:18 PM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 12:18 PM3146 km1955 miles1699 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 1:18 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmSouth S
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