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 Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 15:36:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.71 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 25.0"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 08.6"||940.92 mi||west||0° 03' 43.4"||4.27 mi||north||941.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 40.9"||894.76 mi||east||2° 02' 14.3"||140.13 mi||north||910.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Tue 5:36 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 5:36 AM||1127 km||700 miles||609 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Tue 7:36 AM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Tue 4:36 AM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 5:36 AM||2488 km||1546 miles||1343 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 5:36 AM||2516 km||1563 miles||1359 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:36 AM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 4:36 AM||2724 km||1693 miles||1471 nm|| W|
|Suva||Wed 3:36 AM||3416 km||2123 miles||1844 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:36 AM||3615 km||2246 miles||1952 nm|| WNW|
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