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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 = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:38:00 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

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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' North, Longitude: 158° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.37 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.19 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.4"971.43 miWest0° 07' 19.7"8.40 miNorth971.20 mi
24 hours11° 27' 30.0"766.34 miEast2° 34' 38.3"177.22 miNorth781.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirThu 11:38 AM873 km542 miles471 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 12:38 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaThu 10:38 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest W
MajuroThu 12:38 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 12:38 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaThu 12:38 PM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 11:38 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmSouth S
MelekeokThu 9:38 AM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 1:38 PM2917 km1813 miles1575 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyThu 10:38 AM2949 km1833 miles1592 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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