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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 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' North, Longitude: 176° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.4 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' 51.3"948.47 miwest0° 03' 19.7"3.82 minorth948.31 mi
24 hours11° 40' 45.3"763.29 mieast0° 54' 18.6"62.27 minorth763.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 1:28 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSat 12:28 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmWest W
MajuroSat 12:28 PM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 2:28 PM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmEast E
Baker IslandFri 12:28 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:28 PM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 2:28 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 12:28 PM2851 km1772 miles1539 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 11:28 AM3082 km1915 miles1664 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 12:28 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmSouth S
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