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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: 25%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, May 18, 2015 at 4:15 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 25, 2015 at 5:20 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' North, Longitude: 138° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.33 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"969.17 miwest0° 05' 42.9"6.55 misouth969.41 mi
24 hours11° 23' 09.5"760.32 mieast2° 34' 09.7"176.64 misouth784.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:24 PM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 3:24 PM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los Angeles *Fri 6:24 PM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Fri 6:24 PM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 6:24 PM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 6:24 PM3268 km2030 miles1764 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:24 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake City *Fri 7:24 PM3818 km2373 miles2062 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 3:24 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Seattle *Fri 6:24 PM3889 km2417 miles2100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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