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 22:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.83 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 31.6"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 35.2"||972.54 mi||west||0° 07' 27.5"||8.55 mi||north||972.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 44.8"||766.34 mi||east||2° 38' 02.9"||181.13 mi||north||782.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Wed 11:48 AM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:48 AM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Thu 10:48 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:48 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Thu 10:48 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Wed 12:48 PM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:48 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 10:48 AM||2570 km||1597 miles||1388 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:48 AM||2624 km||1631 miles||1417 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:48 AM||2688 km||1670 miles||1451 nm|| S|
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