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 23:38:00 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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.3"||972.06 mi||west||0° 07' 24.0"||8.48 mi||north||971.82 mi|
|24 hours||348° 32' 54.3"||766.36 mi||west||2° 36' 29.3"||179.35 mi||north||782.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:38 AM||807 km||502 miles||436 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:38 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:38 AM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Thu 10:38 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 11:38 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||968 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:38 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:38 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:38 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 9:38 AM||3002 km||1865 miles||1621 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Thu 10:38 AM||3007 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| SSW|
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