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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 164° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.72 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"943.14 miwest0° 01' 05.2"1.25 minorth943.09 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.3"757.53 mieast0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth757.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 2:28 PM740 km460 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwaySat 1:28 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 2:28 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 12:28 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 12:28 PM2954 km1836 miles1595 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 12:28 PM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmWest W
TarawaSun 12:28 PM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 1:28 PM3329 km2069 miles1798 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 12:28 PM3612 km2244 miles1950 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Sat 3:28 PM3677 km2285 miles1985 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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