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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: 50%
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 18, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 39' North
Longitude: 142° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.87 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 48.6"997.33 miwest0° 09' 58.6"11.43 misouth997.59 mi
24 hours10° 56' 16.7"749.92 mieast4° 10' 15.7"286.63 misouth805.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 5:34 PM1770 km1100 miles955 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 5:34 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteFri 5:34 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 4:34 PM3705 km2302 miles2001 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 5:34 PM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Fri 8:34 PM3836 km2383 miles2071 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownFri 7:34 PM3860 km2398 miles2084 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 3:34 PM3865 km2401 miles2087 nmWest W
San Francisco *Fri 8:34 PM3898 km2422 miles2105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaSat 4:34 PM4017 km2496 miles2169 nmSouthwest SW
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