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 Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 00:18:00 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 Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.15 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 30.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.06 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||948.58 mi||west||0° 03' 20.6"||3.83 mi||north||948.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 44.6"||763.37 mi||east||0° 54' 38.5"||62.65 mi||north||763.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Fri 1:18 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 2:18 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Sat 12:18 PM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 12:18 PM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:18 PM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sat 12:18 PM||2414 km||1500 miles||1303 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:18 PM||2643 km||1643 miles||1427 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sat 12:18 PM||3007 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:18 PM||3146 km||1955 miles||1699 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:18 PM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm|| S|
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