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 21:36:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.13 meters/second, 1566.5 km/hour, 973.4 miles/hour or 845.8 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' 31.5"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.6"||973.22 mi||west||0° 07' 32.7"||8.65 mi||north||972.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 14.7"||766.30 mi||east||2° 40' 16.9"||183.69 mi||north||783.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Wed 11:36 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Wed 11:36 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:36 AM||1392 km||865 miles||751 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 10:36 AM||2523 km||1567 miles||1362 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:36 AM||2579 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 10:36 AM||3014 km||1873 miles||1628 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 9:36 AM||3467 km||2154 miles||1872 nm|| W|
|Apia||Thu 10:36 AM||3479 km||2161 miles||1878 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:36 AM||3507 km||2179 miles||1894 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 9:36 AM||3579 km||2224 miles||1933 nm|| SW|
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