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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 = Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 73%

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 Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 175° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.60 meters/second, 1571.8 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.28 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 23.4"976.50 miWest0° 09' 52.2"11.31 miNorth976.88 mi
24 hours12° 40' 05.6"855.73 miEast4° 11' 21.5"287.93 miNorth908.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuThu 4:00 AM127 km79 miles69 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Thu 5:00 AM372 km231 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaThu 5:00 AM421 km262 miles227 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pago PagoWed 5:00 AM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoThu 5:00 AM570 km354 miles308 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuThu 5:00 AM703 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaThu 4:00 AM717 km446 miles387 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 4:00 AM735 km457 miles397 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiThu 5:00 AM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth S
SuvaThu 4:00 AM915 km569 miles494 nmSouthwest SW

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