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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 00:08:00 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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.50 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 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||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.4"||985.27 mi||west||0° 08' 56.5"||10.25 mi||north||985.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 19.8"||765.38 mi||east||3° 17' 09.7"||225.91 mi||north||793.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Wed 11:08 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Wed 11:08 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| SE|
|Saipan||Wed 10:08 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| WNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 10:08 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| WNW|
|Wake Island||Wed 12:08 PM||1610 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Wed 12:08 PM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Wed 12:08 PM||1951 km||1212 miles||1054 nm|| SE|
|Jayapura||Wed 9:08 AM||2135 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Wed 9:08 AM||2170 km||1348 miles||1172 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 12:08 PM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm|| ESE|
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