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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 01:18:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' North, Longitude: 160° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.44 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.9"958.13 miwest0° 05' 22.7"6.16 minorth957.92 mi
24 hours11° 36' 26.3"766.06 mieast1° 44' 59.5"120.35 minorth771.71 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 1:18 PM725 km451 miles392 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 12:18 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 1:18 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 11:18 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenFri 1:18 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:18 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayThu 2:18 PM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoFri 10:18 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 10:18 AM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 12:18 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSouth S

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