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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 hard 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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' North, Longitude: 178° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.10 meters/second, 1526.8 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' 51.2"948.47 miwest0° 03' 18.7"3.80 minorth948.32 mi
24 hours11° 40' 46.2"763.31 mieast0° 53' 53.9"61.79 minorth763.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 1:38 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSat 12:38 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmWest W
MajuroSat 12:38 PM1705 km1059 miles921 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 12:38 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:38 PM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 2:38 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmEast E
YarenSat 12:38 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 11:38 AM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 2:38 PM3033 km1885 miles1638 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 12:38 PM3068 km1906 miles1657 nmSouth S
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