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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 Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 23:48:00 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: 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 19' North, Longitude: 136° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.4"1003.74 miwest0° 10' 57.4"12.55 minorth1003.73 mi
24 hours11° 07' 33.6"768.31 mieast4° 14' 47.3"291.79 minorth819.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 8:48 AM522 km325 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariMon 8:48 AM554 km345 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 8:48 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoMon 7:48 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosMon 7:48 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoMon 7:48 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest W
HagåtñaMon 9:48 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmNortheast NE
GorontaloMon 7:48 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest W
DiliMon 8:48 AM1811 km1125 miles978 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 9:48 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmSoutheast SE

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