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 19:08:00 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 19:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 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' 55.3"||1002.59 mi||west||0° 11' 26.0"||13.09 mi||north||1002.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 25.7"||790.21 mi||east||4° 32' 56.1"||312.57 mi||north||850.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 7:08 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Sat 6:08 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| SSW|
|Gizo||Sat 6:08 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| SW|
|Arawa||Sat 5:08 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:08 AM||1170 km||727 miles||631 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Sat 6:08 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| NNW|
|Majuro||Sat 7:08 AM||1423 km||884 miles||769 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Sat 6:08 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:08 AM||1836 km||1141 miles||991 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:08 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm|| WSW|
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