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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 18:48:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.48 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 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' 32.2"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.2"||998.71 mi||west||0° 10' 22.0"||11.88 mi||north||998.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 35.7"||765.58 mi||east||3° 56' 44.1"||271.17 mi||north||808.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Tue 8:48 AM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 8:48 AM||2540 km||1579 miles||1372 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Mon 8:48 AM||2894 km||1799 miles||1563 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Mon 10:48 AM||3664 km||2277 miles||1979 nm|| SSE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 11:48 AM||3743 km||2326 miles||2021 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 8:48 AM||3793 km||2357 miles||2048 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Mon 11:48 AM||3855 km||2395 miles||2082 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 11:48 AM||3897 km||2422 miles||2104 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 7:48 AM||3929 km||2441 miles||2121 nm|| WSW|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 11:48 AM||4104 km||2550 miles||2216 nm|| NE|
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