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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 10:28:00 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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' North, Longitude: 178° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.90 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.0 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' 58.8"986.10 miWest0° 09' 02.4"10.36 miNorth985.90 mi
24 hours348° 43' 19.3"765.27 miWest3° 19' 47.5"228.90 miNorth794.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 10:28 AM903 km561 miles488 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 10:28 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 10:28 AM1340 km833 miles724 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandWed 10:28 AM1552 km964 miles838 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 10:28 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 11:28 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 10:28 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 9:28 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 11:28 AM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluTue 12:28 PM2761 km1716 miles1491 nmEast-northeast ENE

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