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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 11:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 35' North, Longitude: 145° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.62 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.61 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"996.70 miWest0° 10' 09.6"11.64 miNorth996.57 mi
24 hours11° 09' 36.7"765.22 miEast3° 50' 46.8"264.35 miNorth805.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 9:58 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth N
SaipanTue 9:58 AM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth N
MelekeokTue 8:58 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmWest W
JayapuraTue 8:58 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 10:58 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmEast E
ManokwariTue 8:58 AM1578 km981 miles852 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyTue 9:58 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmSouth S
ManadoTue 7:58 AM2391 km1485 miles1291 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraTue 10:58 AM2471 km1536 miles1334 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 11:58 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmEast-southeast ESE

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