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 16:26:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||147° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.54 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.1 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"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.8"||954.00 mi||west||0° 06' 34.7"||7.54 mi||north||954.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 55.2"||867.56 mi||east||3° 04' 11.2"||211.09 mi||north||899.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 6:26 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:26 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 8:26 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 6:26 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Wed 5:26 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 6:26 AM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:26 AM||2715 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 5:26 AM||2943 km||1828 miles||1589 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Thu 4:26 AM||3613 km||2245 miles||1951 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Wed 4:26 AM||3719 km||2311 miles||2008 nm|| WNW|
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