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 23:28:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||161° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 30.9"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||948.86 mi||west||0° 03' 25.2"||3.92 mi||north||948.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 40.8"||763.51 mi||east||0° 56' 30.5"||64.79 mi||north||764.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 1:28 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Fri 1:28 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Fri 12:28 PM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:28 PM||1972 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:28 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sat 11:28 AM||3186 km||1980 miles||1720 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 11:28 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:28 PM||3307 km||2055 miles||1786 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:28 AM||3355 km||2085 miles||1812 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:28 AM||3685 km||2290 miles||1990 nm|| SW|
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