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 23:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||170° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 34.2"||971.97 mi||west||0° 07' 23.3"||8.47 mi||north||971.73 mi|
|24 hours||348° 32' 50.1"||766.37 mi||west||2° 36' 10.5"||178.99 mi||north||782.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:48 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:48 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:48 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Thu 10:48 AM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 11:48 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:48 PM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:48 AM||2181 km||1355 miles||1177 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 9:48 AM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:48 AM||2758 km||1714 miles||1489 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 10:48 AM||2896 km||1799 miles||1564 nm|| SSW|
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