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 22:58:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||170° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.78 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 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"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.5"||985.90 mi||west||0° 09' 00.6"||10.32 mi||north||985.69 mi|
|24 hours||348° 43' 07.3"||765.34 mi||west||3° 18' 59.2"||228.00 mi||north||793.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 10:58 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Wed 10:58 AM||997 km||620 miles||538 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:58 AM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 10:58 AM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Wed 9:58 AM||1484 km||922 miles||802 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:58 AM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Tue 11:58 AM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:58 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 9:58 AM||2594 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| SSW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 8:58 AM||2857 km||1775 miles||1542 nm|| W|
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