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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 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 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 28' North
Longitude: 159° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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"997.77 miwest0° 10' 01.7"11.49 misouth998.02 mi
24 hours10° 56' 44.8"750.79 mieast4° 11' 17.1"287.80 misouth806.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 6:44 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluFri 6:44 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 4:44 PM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 5:44 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaSat 5:44 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 4:44 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 6:44 PM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 5:44 PM2973 km1848 miles1605 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSat 4:44 PM3131 km1945 miles1691 nmWest W
AlofiFri 5:44 PM3150 km1957 miles1701 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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