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 22:48:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.99 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 31.1"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.4"||959.44 mi||west||0° 05' 35.2"||6.40 mi||north||959.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 42.0"||766.25 mi||east||1° 50' 13.8"||126.36 mi||north||772.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 12:48 PM||781 km||486 miles||422 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Thu 11:48 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:48 PM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:48 AM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:48 AM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:48 AM||3049 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:48 AM||3073 km||1909 miles||1659 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:48 AM||3118 km||1937 miles||1684 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:48 AM||3398 km||2112 miles||1835 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Fri 11:48 AM||3541 km||2200 miles||1912 nm|| SSW|
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