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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: 52%

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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 47' South, Longitude: 148° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.4"1001.73 miwest0° 11' 25.3"13.08 minorth1001.93 mi
24 hours11° 29' 34.2"793.30 mieast4° 33' 29.3"313.21 minorth854.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 5:50 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteFri 5:50 AM1525 km948 miles823 nmSouth S
RarotongaFri 5:50 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 4:50 AM2579 km1602 miles1392 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSat 4:50 AM2779 km1727 miles1501 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 4:50 AM2870 km1783 miles1549 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 5:50 AM2955 km1836 miles1595 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownFri 7:50 AM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandFri 3:50 AM3134 km1947 miles1692 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 4:50 AM3461 km2151 miles1869 nmSouthwest SW
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