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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
This phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 11' South, Longitude: 165° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 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' 54.8"1002.55 miwest0° 11' 25.9"13.09 minorth1002.73 mi
24 hours11° 26' 34.8"790.36 mieast4° 32' 58.1"312.61 minorth850.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 6:58 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaSat 6:58 AM936 km582 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraSat 5:58 AM957 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 6:58 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirSat 5:58 AM1412 km877 miles763 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 6:58 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 5:58 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 6:58 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmEast E
SuvaSat 6:58 AM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 4:58 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-southwest WSW
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