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 23:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.54 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.3 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"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.7"||985.36 mi||west||0° 08' 57.2"||10.26 mi||north||985.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 16.0"||765.38 mi||east||3° 17' 25.3"||226.21 mi||north||793.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Wed 10:58 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Wed 10:58 AM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 9:58 AM||1287 km||799 miles||695 nm|| WNW|
|Wake Island||Wed 11:58 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Wed 11:58 AM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Wed 11:58 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:58 AM||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 8:58 AM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Wed 10:58 AM||2341 km||1455 miles||1264 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Wed 8:58 AM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| W|
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