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 23:18:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.88 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 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' 09.8"||959.18 mi||west||0° 05' 32.6"||6.36 mi||north||958.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 51.1"||766.23 mi||east||1° 49' 10.8"||125.16 mi||north||772.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 12:18 PM||1369 km||850 miles||739 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:18 PM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:18 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 11:18 AM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:18 PM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Fri 11:18 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:18 AM||2465 km||1531 miles||1331 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:18 PM||2946 km||1830 miles||1590 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:18 AM||3041 km||1890 miles||1642 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 11:18 AM||3106 km||1930 miles||1677 nm|| SW|
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