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 00:18:00 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 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.45 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 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' 33.6"||971.68 mi||west||0° 07' 21.0"||8.42 mi||north||971.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 22.1"||766.38 mi||east||2° 35' 13.9"||177.91 mi||north||782.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 12:18 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Thu 11:18 AM||1008 km||627 miles||544 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 12:18 PM||1242 km||772 miles||671 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 12:18 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:18 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||1000 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:18 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| W|
|Midway||Wed 1:18 PM||2526 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:18 AM||2696 km||1675 miles||1456 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Wed 12:18 PM||2788 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:18 PM||3146 km||1955 miles||1699 nm|| SE|
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