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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 12:38:00 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 hard 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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' North, Longitude: 178° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.11 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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' 51.2"948.41 miWest0° 03' 18.8"3.80 miNorth948.26 mi
24 hours11° 40' 46.0"763.26 miEast0° 53' 56.4"61.84 miNorth763.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 1:38 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSat 12:38 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmWest W
MajuroSat 12:38 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 12:38 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:38 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 2:38 PM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmEast E
YarenSat 12:38 PM2690 km1671 miles1452 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 11:38 AM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 2:38 PM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 12:38 PM3071 km1908 miles1658 nmSouth S

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