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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 10:38:00 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: 9%

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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 22' North, Longitude: 164° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.85 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.6"997.22 miWest0° 10' 13.0"11.70 miNorth997.10 mi
24 hours11° 09' 19.3"765.28 miEast3° 52' 21.8"266.16 miNorth806.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 10:38 AM717 km445 miles387 nmEast E
PalikirTue 9:38 AM746 km463 miles403 nmWest W
YarenTue 10:38 AM903 km561 miles488 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 10:38 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandTue 10:38 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmNorth N
HoniaraTue 9:38 AM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 10:38 AM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 8:38 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 10:38 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyTue 8:38 AM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmSouthwest SW

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