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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 7:58:00 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 phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 60' South, Longitude: 151° 42' East

The ground speed is currently 448.28 meters/second, 1613.8 kilometres/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 57.6"1002.71 miWest0° 11' 26.0"13.09 miNorth1002.88 mi
24 hours11° 25' 41.1"789.41 miEast4° 32' 45.7"312.35 miNorth849.71 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaulSat 5:58 AM143 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BukaSat 5:58 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaSat 5:58 AM558 km347 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSat 5:58 AM666 km414 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
GizoSat 6:58 AM802 km499 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 5:58 AM871 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
Mount HagenSat 5:58 AM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraSat 6:58 AM1158 km719 miles625 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraSat 4:58 AM1223 km760 miles660 nmWest W
PalikirSat 6:58 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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