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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 18' North
Longitude: 146° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.90 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.74 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.0"1004.13 miwest0° 10' 53.1"12.47 misouth1004.29 mi
24 hours11° 12' 03.8"773.56 mieast4° 27' 29.9"306.35 misouth832.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 6:34 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmWest W
PapeeteSat 6:34 PM2336 km1452 miles1262 nmSouth S
HonoluluSat 6:34 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaSat 6:34 PM3099 km1926 miles1673 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 5:34 PM3125 km1941 miles1687 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 4:34 PM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmWest W
ApiaSun 5:34 PM3414 km2121 miles1843 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSat 8:34 PM3581 km2225 miles1934 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSat 5:34 PM3597 km2235 miles1942 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 4:34 PM4070 km2529 miles2198 nmWest-southwest WSW
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