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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 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 31' North
Longitude: 154° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 48.1"997.64 miwest0° 10' 00.8"11.47 misouth997.90 mi
24 hours10° 56' 36.6"750.54 mieast4° 10' 59.7"287.47 misouth806.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 6:24 PM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 6:24 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 4:24 PM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 5:24 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 6:24 PM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmSouth S
ApiaSat 5:24 PM3030 km1883 miles1636 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 6:24 PM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 5:24 PM3316 km2060 miles1790 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 5:24 PM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 4:24 PM3405 km2116 miles1839 nmWest-southwest WSW
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