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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: 61%
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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 42' South
Longitude: 154° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.11 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 29.9"993.42 miwest0° 11' 05.1"12.70 minorth993.72 mi
24 hours11° 54' 46.2"816.66 mieast4° 31' 15.5"310.68 minorth877.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaFri 4:58 AM236 km147 miles127 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraFri 5:58 AM680 km422 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyFri 4:58 AM777 km483 miles420 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeFri 4:58 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
CairnsFri 4:58 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 3:58 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 6:58 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 5:58 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaFri 5:58 AM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneFri 4:58 AM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmSouth S
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