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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 = Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 4:10:00 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: 62%

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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' South, Longitude: 165° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.45 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.53 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 18.0"991.88 miWest0° 11' 00.1"12.60 miNorth992.18 mi
24 hours11° 58' 52.2"820.25 miEast4° 30' 08.2"309.38 miNorth880.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoFri 5:10 AM680 km422 miles367 nmWest W
RawakiFri 5:10 AM794 km493 miles428 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoThu 5:10 AM904 km562 miles488 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaFri 5:10 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Fri 5:10 AM986 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiThu 5:10 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 6:10 AM1412 km878 miles763 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 6:10 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 4:10 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiFri 4:10 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmWest W

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