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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 11:42:00 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: 97%

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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 156° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.36 meters/second, 1502.5 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 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' 01.0"0.02 miNorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.9"933.34 miWest0° 01' 07.4"1.29 miNorth933.39 mi
24 hours14° 59' 03.7"973.27 miEast1° 07' 53.3"77.83 miNorth979.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 1:42 AM386 km240 miles208 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSun 1:42 AM763 km474 miles412 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 12:42 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:42 AM1790 km1112 miles967 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 12:42 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:42 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMon 1:42 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 11:42 PM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 3:42 AM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 11:42 PM2936 km1824 miles1585 nmWest-northwest WNW

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