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 22:48:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.82 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 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"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.5"||985.98 mi||west||0° 09' 01.3"||10.33 mi||north||985.78 mi|
|24 hours||348° 43' 11.2"||765.33 mi||west||3° 19' 14.6"||228.29 mi||north||794.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 10:48 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:48 AM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Wed 10:48 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Wed 10:48 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:48 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Wed 9:48 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 11:48 AM||2111 km||1311 miles||1140 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:48 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 9:48 AM||2728 km||1695 miles||1473 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:48 AM||2849 km||1770 miles||1538 nm|| SE|
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