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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 11:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' North, Longitude: 179° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.73 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.2"958.79 miWest0° 05' 29.4"6.29 miNorth958.58 mi
24 hours348° 23' 57.1"766.14 miWest1° 47' 48.8"123.58 miNorth772.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:58 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandFri 11:58 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmWest W
MajuroFri 11:58 AM1430 km888 miles772 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 11:58 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 11:58 AM1947 km1210 miles1052 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 11:58 AM2405 km1494 miles1299 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 1:58 PM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 10:58 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 11:58 AM2859 km1776 miles1544 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 1:58 PM3065 km1904 miles1655 nmEast-southeast ESE

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