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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: 63%

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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 26' South, Longitude: 148° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.17 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 13.1"991.32 miwest0° 10' 57.9"12.56 minorth991.63 mi
24 hours12° 00' 35.1"821.82 mieast4° 29' 37.2"308.81 minorth881.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 5:30 AM992 km617 miles536 nmEast E
PapeeteThu 5:00 AM1013 km630 miles547 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 5:00 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 5:00 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 4:00 AM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmWest W
AlofiThu 4:00 AM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaFri 4:00 AM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 7:00 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 4:00 AM3192 km1983 miles1723 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 3:00 AM3247 km2017 miles1753 nmWest-northwest WNW
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