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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: 97%
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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 08' South
Longitude: 151° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.35 meters/second, 1502.5 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 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' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.5"933.36 miwest0° 01' 04.5"1.23 minorth933.42 mi
24 hours14° 59' 22.0"973.63 mieast1° 06' 47.3"76.57 minorth980.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 1:22 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 1:22 AM845 km525 miles456 nmWest W
AlofiSun 12:22 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:22 AM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 3:22 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoMon 12:22 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 12:22 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 1:22 AM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaSun 11:22 PM3142 km1952 miles1696 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 11:22 PM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmWest-northwest WNW
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