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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 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 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° 19' 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"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.4"1001.66 miwest0° 11' 25.3"13.08 minorth1001.85 mi
24 hours11° 29' 35.4"793.26 mieast4° 33' 29.4"313.19 minorth854.01 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 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteFri 5:50 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmSouth S
RarotongaFri 5:50 AM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 4:50 AM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSat 4:50 AM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 4:50 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 5:50 AM2965 km1842 miles1601 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownFri 7:50 AM3057 km1900 miles1651 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandFri 3:50 AM3164 km1966 miles1708 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 4:50 AM3485 km2165 miles1882 nmSouthwest SW
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