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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 12:28:00 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 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' North, Longitude: 149° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.42 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 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' 57.2"985.03 miWest0° 08' 55.4"10.22 miNorth984.83 mi
24 hours11° 17' 27.2"765.34 miEast3° 16' 39.9"225.32 miNorth793.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 10:28 AM551 km342 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaipanWed 10:28 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirWed 11:28 AM1087 km676 miles587 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 9:28 AM1683 km1045 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 9:28 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 12:28 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariWed 9:28 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 10:28 AM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmSouth S
YarenWed 12:28 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 12:28 PM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmEast E

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