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 18:58:00 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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.71 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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' 01.6"||987.99 mi||west||0° 09' 14.2"||10.58 mi||north||987.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 22.0"||765.21 mi||east||3° 25' 05.5"||234.98 mi||north||795.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Los Angeles *||Tue 11:58 AM||2892 km||1797 miles||1562 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 11:58 AM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 8:58 AM||3077 km||1912 miles||1661 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 8:58 AM||3107 km||1930 miles||1677 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 11:58 AM||3119 km||1938 miles||1684 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 11:58 AM||3173 km||1971 miles||1713 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 11:58 AM||3237 km||2011 miles||1748 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 1:58 PM||3546 km||2203 miles||1915 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Tue 8:58 AM||3733 km||2320 miles||2016 nm|| SSW|
|Salt Lake City *||Tue 12:58 PM||3824 km||2376 miles||2065 nm|| NNE|
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