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 31, 2013 at 18:48:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||168° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 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"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.3"||1002.51 mi||west||0° 11' 25.9"||13.09 mi||north||1002.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 44.1"||790.51 mi||east||4° 33' 00.0"||312.65 mi||north||850.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 6:48 AM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:48 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Sat 5:48 AM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sat 6:48 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:48 AM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:48 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NW|
|Port Vila||Sat 5:48 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:48 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Sat 6:48 AM||1982 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:48 AM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| ESE|
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