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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 12:38:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 23' North, Longitude: 169° 44' East

The ground speed is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 kilometres/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 08.5"958.46 miWest0° 05' 26.0"6.23 miNorth958.25 mi
24 hours348° 23' 45.1"766.10 miWest1° 46' 24.2"121.97 miNorth771.96 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 12:38 PM388 km241 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
KwajaleinFri 12:38 PM982 km610 miles530 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 12:38 PM1153 km716 miles623 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 11:38 AM1710 km1062 miles923 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 1:38 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 12:38 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 12:38 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 12:38 PM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 10:38 AM2714 km1687 miles1466 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 12:38 PM3048 km1894 miles1646 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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