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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 12:18:00 AM.

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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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 29' North, Longitude: 151° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.46 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.42 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.3"985.12 miWest0° 08' 56.1"10.24 miNorth984.92 mi
24 hours11° 17' 23.4"765.34 miEast3° 16' 55.7"225.63 miNorth793.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 10:18 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaWed 10:18 AM800 km497 miles432 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirWed 11:18 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 12:18 PM1808 km1123 miles976 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokWed 9:18 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 9:18 AM1981 km1231 miles1069 nmSouthwest SW
YarenWed 12:18 PM2135 km1326 miles1153 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 12:18 PM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 10:18 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 9:18 AM2394 km1487 miles1293 nmSouthwest SW

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