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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 01:38:00 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 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 155° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.37 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.7"957.97 miwest0° 05' 21.0"6.13 minorth957.76 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.2"766.04 mieast1° 44' 17.2"119.54 minorth771.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 11:38 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 12:38 PM1211 km753 miles654 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandFri 1:38 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmEast E
MajuroFri 1:38 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 1:38 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 10:38 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaFri 10:38 AM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoFri 10:38 AM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaFri 1:38 PM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 12:38 PM3021 km1877 miles1631 nmSouth S
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