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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: 40%

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 Friday, May 17, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 16' North, Longitude: 167° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.24 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.45 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 48.7"986.95 miwest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 misouth987.25 mi
24 hours10° 51' 53.2"737.17 mieast3° 46' 14.3"259.16 misouth785.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 6:34 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 4:34 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 6:34 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 5:34 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 5:34 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 4:34 PM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmWest W
TarawaFri 4:34 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 4:34 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaFri 5:34 PM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 4:34 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-northwest WNW
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