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 Wednesday, April 3, 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||135° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 26.3"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 24.7"||953.48 mi||west||0° 06' 29.6"||7.44 mi||north||953.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 09.4"||868.49 mi||east||3° 02' 21.1"||208.99 mi||north||899.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Wed 6:36 AM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm|| S|
|Adamstown||Wed 7:36 AM||1018 km||632 miles||549 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Wed 5:36 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Wed 5:36 AM||2590 km||1610 miles||1399 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 10:36 AM||2892 km||1797 miles||1562 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 5:36 AM||3208 km||1993 miles||1732 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Wed 4:36 AM||3646 km||2265 miles||1968 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 5:36 AM||3910 km||2429 miles||2111 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 4:36 AM||3969 km||2466 miles||2143 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 4:36 AM||4190 km||2603 miles||2262 nm|| WSW|
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