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 18, 2013 at 03:34:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.87 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 32.7"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 48.6"||997.33 mi||west||0° 09' 58.6"||11.43 mi||south||997.59 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 16.7"||749.92 mi||east||4° 10' 15.7"||286.63 mi||south||805.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:34 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||955 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 5:34 PM||2241 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Fri 5:34 PM||2893 km||1798 miles||1562 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:34 PM||3705 km||2302 miles||2001 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:34 PM||3714 km||2308 miles||2005 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 8:34 PM||3836 km||2383 miles||2071 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Fri 7:34 PM||3860 km||2398 miles||2084 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:34 PM||3865 km||2401 miles||2087 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Fri 8:34 PM||3898 km||2422 miles||2105 nm|| NNE|
|Apia||Sat 4:34 PM||4017 km||2496 miles||2169 nm|| SW|
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