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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.1"||1004.66 mi||west||0° 11' 05.2"||12.70 mi||north||1004.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 15.5"||769.88 mi||east||4° 19' 07.9"||296.78 mi||north||823.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Mon 7:48 AM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Sun 7:48 AM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Sun 9:48 AM||3090 km||1920 miles||1669 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sun 7:48 AM||3154 km||1960 miles||1703 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 7:48 AM||3647 km||2266 miles||1969 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 10:48 AM||3990 km||2479 miles||2154 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 10:48 AM||4001 km||2486 miles||2160 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 6:48 AM||4086 km||2539 miles||2206 nm|| WSW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 10:48 AM||4182 km||2599 miles||2258 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Sun 10:48 AM||4278 km||2658 miles||2310 nm|| NNE|
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