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 22:58:00 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 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.2 km/hour, 972.6 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' 35.0"||972.44 mi||west||0° 07' 26.8"||8.54 mi||north||972.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 49.0"||766.34 mi||east||2° 37' 44.2"||180.78 mi||north||782.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 10:58 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Wed 11:58 AM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:58 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Thu 10:58 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:58 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Wed 12:58 PM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Thu 10:58 AM||2376 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:58 AM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:58 PM||2653 km||1648 miles||1432 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:58 AM||2748 km||1707 miles||1484 nm|| SSE|
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