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 19:48:00 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 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.52 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.6 miles/hour or 858.2 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"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 01.0"||987.56 mi||west||0° 09' 11.4"||10.53 mi||north||987.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 40.5"||765.23 mi||east||3° 23' 50.4"||233.55 mi||north||795.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 9:48 AM||1864 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 9:48 AM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 9:48 AM||3216 km||1998 miles||1736 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 12:48 PM||3604 km||2239 miles||1946 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 12:48 PM||3627 km||2254 miles||1958 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 8:48 AM||3837 km||2384 miles||2072 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 7:48 AM||3881 km||2412 miles||2096 nm|| WSW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 12:48 PM||3898 km||2422 miles||2105 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 12:48 PM||3968 km||2466 miles||2143 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 9:48 AM||3989 km||2479 miles||2154 nm|| SSW|
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