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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 11:38:00 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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' North, Longitude: 172° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.20 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.4"972.00 miWest0° 07' 24.1"8.48 miNorth971.77 mi
24 hours348° 32' 54.7"766.31 miWest2° 36' 31.3"179.38 miNorth782.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 11:38 AM830 km516 miles448 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 11:38 AM854 km531 miles461 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 11:38 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmSouth S
YarenThu 11:38 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 12:38 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirThu 10:38 AM1816 km1128 miles980 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 11:38 AM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 11:38 AM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 10:38 AM3021 km1877 miles1631 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaThu 9:38 AM3031 km1883 miles1636 nmWest W

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