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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 10:38:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' North, Longitude: 172° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.87 meters/second, 1565.5 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.21 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.5"972.57 miWest0° 07' 28.4"8.56 miNorth972.34 mi
24 hours11° 26' 40.1"766.28 miEast2° 38' 23.5"181.52 miNorth782.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 11:38 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandWed 10:38 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 12:38 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 10:38 AM1929 km1198 miles1041 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:38 AM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 12:38 PM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandThu 10:38 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 11:38 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 10:38 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 10:38 AM2801 km1740 miles1512 nmSouthwest SW

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