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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: 92%

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 Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' South, Longitude: 139° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 07.9"940.97 miwest0° 04' 35.3"5.26 minorth941.20 mi
24 hours14° 25' 22.5"943.42 mieast2° 24' 56.0"166.13 minorth964.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsMon 2:32 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 1:32 AM1113 km691 miles601 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 3:32 AM1150 km715 miles621 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 1:32 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 1:32 AM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmNorthwest NW
Easter IslandMon 5:32 AM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 12:32 AM3234 km2010 miles1746 nmWest W
ApiaTue 12:32 AM3525 km2190 miles1903 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 12:32 AM3616 km2247 miles1952 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:32 AM3770 km2342 miles2036 nmWest W
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