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 22:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.87 meters/second, 1565.5 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 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' 31.5"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 35.5"||972.63 mi||west||0° 07' 28.2"||8.56 mi||north||972.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 40.6"||766.33 mi||east||2° 38' 21.6"||181.49 mi||north||782.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Wed 11:38 AM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:38 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 12:38 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 10:38 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:38 AM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:38 PM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Thu 10:38 AM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:38 AM||2653 km||1649 miles||1433 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:38 AM||2695 km||1675 miles||1455 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Thu 10:38 AM||2777 km||1726 miles||1499 nm|| SW|
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