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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:48:00 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 Friday, May 10, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.55 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 08.4"||958.44 mi||west||0° 05' 25.1"||6.21 mi||north||958.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 18.0"||766.14 mi||east||1° 46' 00.8"||121.53 mi||north||771.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 12:48 PM||212 km||132 miles||115 nm|| NNW|
|Majuro||Fri 12:48 PM||1221 km||759 miles||659 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Fri 11:48 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:48 PM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 12:48 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| S|
|Midway||Thu 1:48 PM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| NE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 10:48 AM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:48 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:48 AM||3069 km||1907 miles||1657 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:48 PM||3164 km||1966 miles||1708 nm|| SSE|
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