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 Tuesday, May 7, 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||128° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 01.7"||988.08 mi||west||0° 09' 14.8"||10.59 mi||north||987.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 18.2"||765.20 mi||east||3° 25' 20.6"||235.27 mi||north||796.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Tue 11:48 AM||2736 km||1700 miles||1477 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 11:48 AM||2794 km||1736 miles||1509 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 11:48 AM||3031 km||1884 miles||1637 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 11:48 AM||3064 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| N|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 11:48 AM||3127 km||1943 miles||1688 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 1:48 PM||3298 km||2049 miles||1781 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 8:48 AM||3331 km||2070 miles||1799 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 8:48 AM||3348 km||2080 miles||1808 nm|| WNW|
|Salt Lake City *||Tue 12:48 PM||3716 km||2309 miles||2006 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 8:48 AM||3884 km||2413 miles||2097 nm|| SW|
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