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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, May 3, 2013 at 5:14:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 52' South, Longitude: 150° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.43 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.6"996.31 miWest0° 10' 58.6"12.57 miNorth996.58 mi
24 hours11° 36' 36.4"797.35 miEast4° 28' 14.9"307.20 miNorth857.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 7:14 AM1186 km737 miles641 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 7:14 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 7:14 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 6:14 AM2283 km1418 miles1232 nmWest W
ApiaSat 6:14 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 6:14 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 9:14 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandFri 5:14 AM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 6:14 AM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 7:14 AM3215 km1997 miles1736 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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