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 22:48:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 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"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 06.8"||1003.98 mi||west||0° 10' 58.9"||12.58 mi||north||1003.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 38.3"||768.59 mi||east||4° 15' 32.7"||292.68 mi||north||820.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Mon 9:48 AM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Mon 7:48 AM||1314 km||816 miles||709 nm|| WSW|
|Hagåtña||Mon 8:48 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| NNW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 8:48 AM||1457 km||906 miles||787 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Mon 9:48 AM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 10:48 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Mon 7:48 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Mon 7:48 AM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Mon 10:48 AM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Mon 8:48 AM||2294 km||1425 miles||1239 nm|| SSW|
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