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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' South, Longitude: 139° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.31 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.56 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 07.6"933.27 miwest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 minorth933.32 mi
24 hours15° 00' 08.9"974.40 mieast1° 03' 52.1"73.23 minorth980.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 1:32 AM599 km372 miles324 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 12:32 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 2:32 AM1134 km704 miles612 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 12:32 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 12:32 AM3099 km1925 miles1673 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 11:32 PM3160 km1964 miles1707 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 4:32 AM3192 km1983 miles1723 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaSun 11:32 PM3472 km2158 miles1875 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 11:32 PM3583 km2226 miles1934 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 11:32 PM3686 km2290 miles1990 nmWest W
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