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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 9:58:00 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: 4%

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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' North, Longitude: 174° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.44 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.2"986.37 miWest0° 09' 04.2"10.39 miNorth986.16 mi
24 hours11° 16' 29.0"765.25 miEast3° 20' 33.7"229.78 miNorth794.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandTue 9:58 AM1235 km767 miles667 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 9:58 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 9:58 AM1771 km1101 miles957 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 10:58 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth N
HonoluluTue 11:58 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiWed 11:58 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 9:58 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 9:58 AM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 10:58 AM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmSouth S
YarenWed 9:58 AM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmWest-southwest WSW

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