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 20:48:00 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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 00.1"||987.04 mi||west||0° 09' 08.1"||10.47 mi||north||986.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 03.0"||765.26 mi||east||3° 22' 19.3"||231.81 mi||north||795.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:48 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:48 AM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Tue 8:48 AM||2407 km||1495 miles||1299 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 9:48 AM||2709 km||1684 miles||1463 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 9:48 AM||2813 km||1748 miles||1519 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Wed 9:48 AM||3158 km||1963 miles||1705 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Tue 10:48 AM||3272 km||2033 miles||1767 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Wed 8:48 AM||3354 km||2084 miles||1811 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 8:48 AM||3419 km||2125 miles||1846 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 8:48 AM||3457 km||2148 miles||1867 nm|| W|
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