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 23:48:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 10, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 30.8"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.07 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.5"||948.75 mi||west||0° 03' 23.3"||3.89 mi||north||948.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 42.4"||763.46 mi||east||0° 55' 45.7"||63.93 mi||north||763.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 1:48 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Fri 12:48 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:48 PM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:48 AM||2343 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sat 11:48 AM||2720 km||1690 miles||1469 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 11:48 AM||2786 km||1731 miles||1504 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:48 AM||2944 km||1830 miles||1590 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:48 PM||3187 km||1980 miles||1721 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:48 AM||3418 km||2124 miles||1846 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sat 11:48 AM||3598 km||2236 miles||1943 nm|| SW|
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