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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 = Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 9:14:00 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: 16%

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 Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' North, Longitude: 174° 07' East

The ground speed is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.2 kilometres/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.8"1004.15 miWest0° 11' 01.0"12.62 miNorth1004.15 mi
24 hours348° 52' 12.3"768.92 miWest4° 16' 43.9"294.02 miNorth821.22 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaMon 9:14 AM201 km125 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
TabiteueaMon 9:14 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth S
MajuroMon 9:14 AM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenMon 9:14 AM884 km549 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
KwajaleinMon 9:14 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandSun 9:14 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 9:14 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirMon 8:14 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmWest-northwest WNW
Wake IslandMon 9:14 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 8:14 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW

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