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 23:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.53 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 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' 34.1"||971.87 mi||west||0° 07' 22.4"||8.45 mi||north||971.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 13.9"||766.37 mi||east||2° 35' 51.7"||178.63 mi||north||782.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:58 AM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm|| NNW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:58 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Thu 10:58 AM||1353 km||841 miles||730 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:58 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 11:58 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 12:58 PM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:58 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 9:58 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Thu 10:58 AM||2805 km||1743 miles||1515 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:58 AM||2868 km||1782 miles||1549 nm|| SSE|
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