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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: 51%
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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 23' South
Longitude: 179° 33' 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 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.9"1002.30 miwest0° 11' 25.8"13.09 minorth1002.48 mi
24 hours11° 27' 30.8"791.28 mieast4° 33' 09.4"312.82 minorth851.82 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 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSat 5:58 AM585 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RawakiSat 6:58 AM982 km610 miles530 nmEast E
TarawaSat 5:58 AM984 km612 miles532 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 6:58 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaSat 6:58 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 5:58 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroSat 5:58 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSat 5:58 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmSouth S
NukualofaSat 6:58 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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