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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:08:00 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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.49 meters/second, 1564.2 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.6 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' 33.9"||971.78 mi||west||0° 07' 21.7"||8.44 mi||north||971.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 18.0"||766.38 mi||east||2° 35' 32.7"||178.27 mi||north||782.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 12:08 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NNE|
|Majuro||Thu 12:08 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Thu 11:08 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Thu 12:08 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:08 PM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:08 AM||2220 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| W|
|Midway||Wed 1:08 PM||2331 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 12:08 PM||2574 km||1599 miles||1390 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:08 AM||2738 km||1701 miles||1478 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:08 PM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| SSE|
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