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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: 7%

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 Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' North, Longitude: 166° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.53 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.05 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"962.88 miwest0° 06' 03.7"6.95 minorth962.65 mi
24 hours11° 28' 15.8"760.47 mieast2° 02' 48.2"140.77 minorth769.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 10:48 AM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth N
MajuroThu 10:48 AM1173 km729 miles633 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 9:48 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 10:48 AM1832 km1139 miles989 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 10:48 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 11:48 AM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaThu 8:48 AM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 10:48 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 9:48 AM2966 km1843 miles1602 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 10:48 AM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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