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 23:38:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.80 meters/second, 1543.7 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 09.6"||959.02 mi||west||0° 05' 31.0"||6.32 mi||north||958.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 57.1"||766.21 mi||east||1° 48' 28.5"||124.35 mi||north||772.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 12:38 PM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Fri 11:38 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 11:38 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:38 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:38 PM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:38 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1149 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:38 PM||2663 km||1654 miles||1438 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:38 AM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:38 AM||2903 km||1804 miles||1567 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:38 PM||2995 km||1861 miles||1617 nm|| S|
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