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 01:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.15 meters/second, 1562.9 km/hour, 971.2 miles/hour or 843.9 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' 32.4"||971.02 mi||west||0° 07' 16.0"||8.33 mi||north||970.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 51.1"||766.41 mi||east||2° 33' 01.6"||175.38 mi||north||781.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 11:28 AM||36 km||22 miles||19 nm|| NNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 11:28 AM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 10:28 AM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 12:28 PM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Thu 10:28 AM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 10:28 AM||2179 km||1354 miles||1176 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Thu 1:28 PM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm|| ENE|
|Yokohama||Thu 10:28 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 10:28 AM||2384 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 10:28 AM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NNW|
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