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 00:48:00 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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.34 meters/second, 1585.2 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 856.0 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"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.0"||984.91 mi||west||0° 08' 54.3"||10.20 mi||north||984.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 35.6"||765.41 mi||east||3° 16' 06.5"||224.70 mi||north||793.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Wed 10:48 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| NNE|
|Saipan||Wed 10:48 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NNE|
|Melekeok||Wed 9:48 AM||1153 km||716 miles||622 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Wed 11:48 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 9:48 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Wed 9:48 AM||1781 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 10:48 AM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| S|
|Manado||Wed 8:48 AM||2421 km||1504 miles||1307 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 12:48 PM||2544 km||1581 miles||1373 nm|| ENE|
|Manila||Wed 8:48 AM||2547 km||1583 miles||1376 nm|| W|
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