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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
This phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 29' North, Longitude: 157° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 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' 48.0"997.71 miwest0° 10' 01.2"11.48 misouth997.96 mi
24 hours10° 56' 40.6"750.67 mieast4° 11' 08.5"287.64 misouth806.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 6:34 PM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth S
HonoluluFri 6:34 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 4:34 PM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 5:34 PM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaSat 5:34 PM2868 km1782 miles1548 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 6:34 PM2886 km1793 miles1558 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 5:34 PM3139 km1950 miles1695 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 4:34 PM3177 km1974 miles1716 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 6:34 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 5:34 PM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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