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 21:48:00 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.
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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.08 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 36.3"||973.11 mi||west||0° 07' 31.8"||8.63 mi||north||972.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 19.7"||766.30 mi||east||2° 39' 54.5"||183.27 mi||north||783.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:48 AM||821 km||510 miles||444 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:48 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Wed 10:48 AM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:48 AM||2336 km||1452 miles||1261 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 10:48 AM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 9:48 AM||3160 km||1964 miles||1706 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:48 AM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Thu 10:48 AM||3353 km||2084 miles||1811 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 9:48 AM||3363 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Thu 9:48 AM||3501 km||2175 miles||1890 nm|| WNW|
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