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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 = Friday, May 17, 2013 at 4:34:00 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: 40%

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 17, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 16' North, Longitude: 167° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.24 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.45 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 48.7"986.87 miWest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 miSouth987.17 mi
24 hours10° 51' 53.2"737.11 miEast3° 46' 13.0"259.12 miSouth785.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 6:34 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiFri 6:34 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 4:34 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayThu 5:34 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 5:34 PM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 4:34 PM2355 km1463 miles1272 nmWest W
TarawaFri 4:34 PM2405 km1494 miles1298 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 4:34 PM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaFri 5:34 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 4:34 PM2901 km1803 miles1567 nmWest-northwest WNW

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