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 16:36:00 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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.90 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 25.2"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 11.3"||941.32 mi||west||0° 03' 50.9"||4.41 mi||north||941.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 24.9"||893.72 mi||east||2° 05' 00.5"||143.30 mi||north||910.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Tue 6:36 AM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Tue 5:36 AM||668 km||415 miles||360 nm|| W|
|Pago Pago||Tue 5:36 AM||944 km||586 miles||510 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Wed 6:36 AM||1065 km||662 miles||575 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 5:36 AM||1230 km||765 miles||664 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:36 AM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 6:36 AM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| E|
|Suva||Wed 4:36 AM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 4:36 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 6:36 AM||2442 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| NNE|
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