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 22:38:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.86 meters/second, 1587.1 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 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"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.7"||986.07 mi||west||0° 09' 01.8"||10.35 mi||north||985.87 mi|
|24 hours||348° 43' 15.0"||765.33 mi||west||3° 19' 30.2"||228.59 mi||north||794.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 10:38 AM||677 km||421 miles||365 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:38 AM||1129 km||701 miles||610 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 10:38 AM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:38 AM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 10:38 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Wed 9:38 AM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 11:38 AM||2010 km||1249 miles||1085 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:38 AM||2218 km||1378 miles||1197 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:38 AM||2694 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 9:38 AM||2880 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| SW|
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