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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 26, 2013 at 10:32:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' South, Longitude: 139° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.31 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.56 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 07.6"933.20 miWest0° 00' 56.8"1.09 miNorth933.25 mi
24 hours15° 00' 10.0"974.35 miEast1° 03' 48.2"73.15 miNorth980.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 1:32 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 12:32 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 2:32 AM1110 km689 miles599 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 12:32 AM2114 km1314 miles1141 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 12:32 AM3117 km1937 miles1683 nmNorthwest NW
Easter IslandSun 4:32 AM3165 km1967 miles1709 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 11:32 PM3189 km1981 miles1722 nmWest W
ApiaSun 11:32 PM3500 km2175 miles1890 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 11:32 PM3607 km2241 miles1947 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 11:32 PM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmWest W

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