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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: 62%
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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 15' South
Longitude: 162° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.41 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 17.3"991.86 miwest0° 10' 59.8"12.60 minorth992.17 mi
24 hours11° 59' 05.3"820.50 mieast4° 30' 04.4"309.33 minorth880.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoFri 5:00 AM916 km569 miles494 nmWest W
RawakiFri 5:00 AM991 km616 miles535 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaFri 5:00 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 6:00 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiThu 5:00 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 6:00 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 4:00 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 6:00 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 5:00 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 4:00 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmWest W
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