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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 1:48:00 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 is probably impossible 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 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' North, Longitude: 141° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.07 meters/second, 1562.7 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.18 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.1"970.77 miWest0° 07' 14.5"8.30 miNorth970.53 mi
24 hours11° 27' 58.8"766.37 miEast2° 32' 25.7"174.69 miNorth781.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaThu 11:48 AM404 km251 miles218 nmEast-southeast ESE
SaipanThu 11:48 AM476 km296 miles257 nmEast E
MelekeokThu 10:48 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariThu 10:48 AM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoThu 9:48 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraThu 10:48 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 12:48 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManilaThu 9:48 AM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest W
OsakaThu 10:48 AM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeThu 10:48 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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