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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 10:00:00 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: 49%

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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 37' South, Longitude: 122° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.4"1003.15 miWest0° 11' 26.1"13.09 miNorth1003.31 mi
24 hours11° 23' 53.9"787.61 miEast4° 32' 16.4"311.79 miNorth847.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KendariSat 6:00 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PaluSat 6:00 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloSat 6:00 AM361 km225 miles195 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamujuSat 6:00 AM366 km227 miles198 nmWest W
MakassarSat 6:00 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
ManadoSat 6:00 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SamarindaSat 6:00 AM607 km377 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
BalikpapanSat 6:00 AM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonSat 7:00 AM678 km421 miles366 nmEast E
TernateSat 7:00 AM690 km429 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE

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