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 23:48:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.64 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 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"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.4"||996.83 mi||west||0° 10' 10.1"||11.65 mi||north||996.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 34.7"||765.28 mi||east||3° 50' 57.4"||264.57 mi||north||805.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 9:48 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NNW|
|Saipan||Tue 9:48 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Tue 10:48 AM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Tue 8:48 AM||1359 km||844 miles||734 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Tue 8:48 AM||1440 km||894 miles||777 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Tue 8:48 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 9:48 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1016 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Tue 11:48 AM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 10:48 AM||2321 km||1443 miles||1253 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Tue 11:48 AM||2426 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| NE|
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