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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 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 19:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 09' South, Longitude: 163° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 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' 55.3"1002.59 miwest0° 11' 26.0"13.09 minorth1002.76 mi
24 hours11° 26' 25.7"790.21 mieast4° 32' 56.1"312.57 minorth850.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 7:08 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSat 6:08 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoSat 6:08 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaSat 5:08 AM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
BukaSat 5:08 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 7:08 AM1170 km727 miles631 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirSat 6:08 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroSat 7:08 AM1423 km884 miles769 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaSat 6:08 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSat 7:08 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmEast-southeast ESE
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