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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: 50%

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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 13' South, Longitude: 168° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"1002.51 miwest0° 11' 25.9"13.09 minorth1002.69 mi
24 hours11° 26' 44.1"790.51 mieast4° 33' 00.0"312.65 minorth850.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 6:48 AM337 km210 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSat 6:48 AM727 km452 miles393 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSat 5:48 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 6:48 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSat 6:48 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirSat 5:48 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaSat 5:48 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 6:48 AM1729 km1074 miles933 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 6:48 AM1982 km1231 miles1070 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 7:48 AM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmEast-southeast ESE
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