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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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 00:08:00 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: 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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' North, Longitude: 143° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 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' 11.3"996.63 miwest0° 10' 09.3"11.63 minorth996.50 mi
24 hours11° 09' 38.8"765.21 mieast3° 50' 34.9"264.12 minorth805.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 10:08 AM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaipanTue 10:08 AM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MelekeokTue 9:08 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest W
JayapuraTue 9:08 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariTue 9:08 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 11:08 AM1666 km1035 miles900 nmEast E
DavaoTue 8:08 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 10:08 AM1942 km1206 miles1048 nmSouth-southeast SSE
General SantosTue 8:08 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmWest W
ManadoTue 8:08 AM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmWest-southwest WSW
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