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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 6:48:00 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: 50%

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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 13' South, Longitude: 168° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 54.2"1002.43 miWest0° 11' 25.9"13.09 miNorth1002.61 mi
24 hours348° 33' 14.8"790.47 miWest4° 33' 00.2"312.63 miNorth850.92 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 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSat 6:48 AM707 km439 miles382 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSat 5:48 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 6:48 AM1181 km734 miles637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSat 6:48 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 5:48 AM1607 km998 miles867 nmSouth S
PalikirSat 5:48 AM1616 km1004 miles872 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 6:48 AM1699 km1056 miles918 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 6:48 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 7:48 AM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-southeast ESE

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