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 23:28:00 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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.66 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 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' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.6"||972.16 mi||west||0° 07' 24.6"||8.49 mi||north||971.92 mi|
|24 hours||348° 32' 58.4"||766.36 mi||west||2° 36' 47.9"||179.71 mi||north||782.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 11:28 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 11:28 AM||1021 km||635 miles||552 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:28 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 12:28 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:28 AM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 11:28 AM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 10:28 AM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:28 AM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:28 PM||2967 km||1844 miles||1602 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:28 PM||3064 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| SSE|
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