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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 = Friday, May 31, 2013 at 5:58:00 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: 51%

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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 23' South, Longitude: 179° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.7"1002.23 miWest0° 11' 25.8"13.09 miNorth1002.41 mi
24 hours11° 27' 31.8"791.24 miEast4° 33' 09.7"312.81 miNorth851.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 5:58 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSat 5:58 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RawakiSat 6:58 AM952 km592 miles514 nmEast E
TarawaSat 5:58 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 6:58 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaSat 6:58 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSat 5:58 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSat 5:58 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSat 5:58 AM1651 km1026 miles892 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 6:58 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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