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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' South, Longitude: 128° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.89 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 18.6"986.13 miwest0° 10' 17.4"11.79 minorth986.47 mi
24 hours11° 59' 55.3"816.69 mieast4° 17' 20.6"294.75 minorth872.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauFri 7:00 AM278 km172 miles150 nmNorthwest NW
SameFri 7:00 AM313 km195 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiFri 7:00 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliFri 7:00 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinFri 7:30 AM377 km234 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
KupangFri 6:00 AM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
AmbonFri 7:00 AM728 km452 miles393 nmNorth N
EndeFri 6:00 AM734 km456 miles397 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariFri 6:00 AM937 km582 miles506 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 6:00 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmWest-northwest WNW
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