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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: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' South, Longitude: 160° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.37 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.6"991.77 miwest0° 10' 59.5"12.59 minorth992.08 mi
24 hours11° 59' 20.2"820.72 mieast4° 30' 00.0"309.24 minorth880.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 5:50 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoFri 4:50 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmWest W
ApiaFri 4:50 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 5:50 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 4:50 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteThu 5:50 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 3:50 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 4:50 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 3:50 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmWest W
SuvaFri 3:50 AM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmWest-southwest WSW
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