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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 11:28:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' North, Longitude: 173° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.85 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"959.04 miWest0° 05' 31.9"6.34 miNorth958.82 mi
24 hours11° 35' 53.8"766.16 miEast1° 48' 52.0"124.79 miNorth772.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:28 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 1:28 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 11:28 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 11:28 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 11:28 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest W
TarawaFri 11:28 AM2307 km1433 miles1245 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 1:28 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 11:28 AM2929 km1820 miles1582 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 12:28 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:28 AM2970 km1845 miles1604 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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