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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 = Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:28:00 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: 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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 22' North, Longitude: 172° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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"0.10 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.8"958.55 miWest0° 05' 26.9"6.24 miNorth958.33 mi
24 hours348° 23' 48.1"766.11 miWest1° 46' 45.3"122.37 miNorth772.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 12:28 PM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroFri 12:28 PM1140 km709 miles616 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 1:28 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 12:28 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 11:28 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 12:28 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 12:28 PM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 12:28 PM2967 km1843 miles1602 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 10:28 AM2970 km1846 miles1604 nmWest W
HonoluluThu 2:28 PM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmEast-northeast ENE

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