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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 10:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 175° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.83 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 35.3"972.48 miWest0° 07' 27.7"8.55 miNorth972.24 mi
24 hours11° 26' 44.2"766.28 miEast2° 38' 05.0"181.16 miNorth782.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayWed 11:48 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 10:48 AM1599 km993 miles863 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 10:48 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:48 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluWed 12:48 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmEast-northeast ENE
Wake IslandThu 10:48 AM2012 km1250 miles1087 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 12:48 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 10:48 AM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 10:48 AM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 11:48 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSouth S

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