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 00:58:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.28 meters/second, 1563.4 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.9"||971.30 mi||west||0° 07' 18.1"||8.37 mi||north||971.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 38.8"||766.40 mi||east||2° 33' 58.3"||176.47 mi||north||781.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 10:58 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| W|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:58 AM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Thu 11:58 AM||1034 km||642 miles||558 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:58 PM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 12:58 PM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:58 AM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 12:58 PM||2278 km||1415 miles||1230 nm|| SE|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:58 AM||2364 km||1469 miles||1276 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:58 PM||2638 km||1639 miles||1425 nm|| ESE|
|Yokohama||Thu 9:58 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1432 nm|| NNW|
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