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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 23:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 21' North, Longitude: 134° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 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' 07.5"1003.72 miwest0° 10' 57.2"12.54 minorth1003.70 mi
24 hours11° 07' 32.8"768.27 mieast4° 14' 39.5"291.64 minorth819.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 8:58 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth N
ManokwariMon 8:58 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
SofifiMon 8:58 AM813 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateMon 8:58 AM829 km515 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 8:58 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSoutheast SE
DavaoMon 7:58 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosMon 7:58 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoMon 7:58 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmWest W
GorontaloMon 7:58 AM1298 km807 miles701 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaMon 9:58 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmNortheast NE

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