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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 12:48:00 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 34' North, Longitude: 144° 34' East

The ground speed is currently 440.34 meters/second, 1585.2 kilometres/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 856.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 57.0"984.85 miWest0° 08' 54.3"10.20 miNorth984.65 mi
24 hours11° 17' 35.1"765.36 miEast3° 16' 08.2"224.72 miNorth792.98 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 10:48 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth N
SaipanWed 10:48 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColoniaWed 10:48 AM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-southwest WSW
WenoWed 10:48 AM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 9:48 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 11:48 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 9:48 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 9:48 AM1800 km1118 miles972 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 10:48 AM2342 km1455 miles1264 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 8:48 AM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmWest-southwest WSW

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