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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 12:38:00 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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' North, Longitude: 146° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.38 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.42 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.1"984.94 miWest0° 08' 54.9"10.21 miNorth984.74 mi
24 hours11° 17' 31.1"765.35 miEast3° 16' 24.0"225.02 miNorth793.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 10:38 AM324 km201 miles175 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanWed 10:38 AM427 km265 miles231 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirWed 11:38 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 9:38 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 9:38 AM1705 km1059 miles921 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 9:38 AM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 12:38 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyWed 10:38 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmSouth S
YarenWed 12:38 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 12:38 PM2723 km1692 miles1471 nmEast E

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