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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 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' North, Longitude: 176° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.7 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"948.53 miwest0° 03' 19.6"3.82 minorth948.37 mi
24 hours11° 40' 45.4"763.34 mieast0° 54' 16.3"62.22 minorth763.75 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 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSat 12:28 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest W
MajuroSat 12:28 PM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 2:28 PM1963 km1219 miles1060 nmEast E
Baker IslandFri 12:28 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:28 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 12:28 PM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 2:28 PM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 11:28 AM3056 km1899 miles1650 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 12:28 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmSouth S
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