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 Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 00:28:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.3"||943.14 mi||west||0° 01' 05.2"||1.25 mi||north||943.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 20.3"||757.53 mi||east||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||757.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 2:28 PM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Sat 1:28 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:28 PM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 12:28 PM||2538 km||1577 miles||1370 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 12:28 PM||2954 km||1836 miles||1595 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 12:28 PM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Sun 12:28 PM||3174 km||1972 miles||1714 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:28 PM||3329 km||2069 miles||1798 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 12:28 PM||3612 km||2244 miles||1950 nm|| SSW|
|Adak *||Sat 3:28 PM||3677 km||2285 miles||1985 nm|| NNW|
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