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 02:28:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.18 meters/second, 1541.5 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 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"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.9"||957.62 mi||west||0° 05' 16.6"||6.05 mi||north||957.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 46.6"||766.04 mi||east||1° 42' 28.5"||117.47 mi||north||771.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Fri 12:28 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 12:28 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Fri 11:28 AM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| SW|
|Hamamatsu||Fri 11:28 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1062 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Fri 11:28 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Fri 11:28 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Fri 11:28 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Fri 11:28 AM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| N|
|Palikir||Fri 1:28 PM||2038 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| ESE|
|Nagoya||Fri 11:28 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| NNW|
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