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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 = Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 12:28:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 164° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.72 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"943.08 miWest0° 01' 05.4"1.25 miNorth943.02 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.4"757.48 miEast0° 00' 12.2"0.24 miNorth757.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 2:28 PM712 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwaySat 1:28 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 2:28 PM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 12:28 PM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 12:28 PM2966 km1843 miles1602 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 12:28 PM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmWest W
TarawaSun 12:28 PM3196 km1986 miles1726 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 1:28 PM3334 km2072 miles1800 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 12:28 PM3627 km2254 miles1959 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Sat 3:28 PM3683 km2289 miles1989 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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