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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 = Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 12:18:00 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: 1%

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 Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 173° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.16 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.81 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.4"948.52 miWest0° 03' 20.7"3.84 miNorth948.37 mi
24 hours11° 40' 44.5"763.32 miEast0° 54' 41.0"62.69 miNorth763.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 1:18 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 2:18 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmEast E
Wake IslandSat 12:18 PM2053 km1276 miles1108 nmWest W
MajuroSat 12:18 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 12:18 PM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:18 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 2:18 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 12:18 PM3028 km1881 miles1635 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 12:18 PM3153 km1959 miles1703 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 1:18 PM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmSouth S

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