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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 11:38:00 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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 32' North, Longitude: 150° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 445.68 meters/second, 1604.4 kilometres/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 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' 32.2"16.61 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"996.83 miWest0° 10' 10.5"11.65 miNorth996.70 mi
24 hours11° 09' 32.2"765.23 miEast3° 51' 10.8"264.80 miNorth806.00 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
WenoTue 9:38 AM164 km102 miles89 nmEast E
PalikirTue 10:38 AM864 km537 miles467 nmEast E
KoloniaTue 10:38 AM869 km540 miles469 nmEast E
HagåtñaTue 9:38 AM899 km559 miles486 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanTue 9:38 AM986 km613 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraTue 8:38 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokTue 8:38 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 9:38 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 8:38 AM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 11:38 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-southeast ESE

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