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 04:34:00 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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 48.0"||997.71 mi||west||0° 10' 01.2"||11.48 mi||south||997.96 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 40.6"||750.67 mi||east||4° 11' 08.5"||287.64 mi||south||806.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:34 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Fri 6:34 PM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:34 PM||2307 km||1434 miles||1246 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:34 PM||2442 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Sat 5:34 PM||2868 km||1782 miles||1548 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Fri 6:34 PM||2886 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Fri 5:34 PM||3139 km||1950 miles||1695 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:34 PM||3177 km||1974 miles||1716 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 6:34 PM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Fri 5:34 PM||3259 km||2025 miles||1760 nm|| SSW|
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