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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 5:32:00 PM.

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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: 96%

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 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' South, Longitude: 119° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.82 meters/second, 1504.1 km/hour, 934.6 miles/hour or 812.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.58 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.6"934.35 miWest0° 02' 00.3"2.30 miNorth934.45 mi
24 hours14° 52' 41.6"967.27 miEast1° 27' 57.5"100.84 miNorth976.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandMon 1:32 AM144 km89 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarMon 1:32 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthMon 1:32 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliMon 2:32 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinMon 3:02 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsMon 3:02 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalangMon 12:32 AM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaMon 2:17 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SurabayaMon 12:32 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarMon 1:32 AM1642 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N

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