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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.93 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 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' 11.8"||941.39 mi||west||0° 03' 52.1"||4.44 mi||north||941.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 12.1"||893.55 mi||east||2° 05' 28.0"||143.83 mi||north||910.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Tue 5:46 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 6:46 AM||682 km||423 miles||368 nm|| ESE|
|Pago Pago||Tue 5:46 AM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Wed 5:46 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 6:46 AM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| NW|
|Pangai||Wed 5:46 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Wed 5:46 AM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:46 AM||1238 km||770 miles||669 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Wed 4:46 AM||1649 km||1025 miles||891 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 6:46 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| E|
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