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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 = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:24:00 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: 10%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' North, Longitude: 177° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.9"997.70 miWest0° 10' 16.0"11.76 miNorth997.58 mi
24 hours11° 09' 04.2"765.35 miEast3° 53' 48.2"267.80 miNorth807.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 9:24 AM773 km480 miles418 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 9:24 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 9:24 AM1264 km786 miles683 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 9:24 AM1779 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 10:24 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 9:24 AM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandTue 9:24 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiTue 11:24 AM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayMon 10:24 AM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmNorth N
ApiaTue 10:24 AM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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