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 00:38:00 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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.36 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 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"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.4"||971.49 mi||west||0° 07' 19.6"||8.40 mi||north||971.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 30.4"||766.39 mi||east||2° 34' 36.3"||177.19 mi||north||781.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Thu 11:38 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:38 PM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| ENE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:38 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Thu 12:38 PM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Thu 12:38 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:38 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:38 AM||2677 km||1663 miles||1445 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Thu 11:38 AM||2690 km||1671 miles||1452 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:38 AM||2937 km||1825 miles||1586 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 1:38 PM||2941 km||1828 miles||1588 nm|| NE|
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