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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 1:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 37' North, Longitude: 139° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.26 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.41 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.6"984.67 miWest0° 08' 53.1"10.18 miNorth984.46 mi
24 hours11° 17' 43.1"765.37 miEast3° 15' 36.7"224.12 miNorth792.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 11:08 AM584 km363 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokWed 10:08 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
SaipanWed 11:08 AM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariWed 10:08 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraWed 10:08 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmSouth S
DavaoWed 9:08 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosWed 9:08 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoWed 9:08 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaWed 9:08 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirWed 12:08 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmEast-southeast ESE

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