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 16:36:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.59 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.2 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' 26.3"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.13 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 28.4"||954.10 mi||west||0° 06' 35.7"||7.56 mi||north||954.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 40.4"||867.37 mi||east||3° 04' 32.9"||211.50 mi||north||899.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 6:36 AM||46 km||29 miles||25 nm|| SE|
|Vaitape (Bora Bora)||Wed 6:36 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:36 AM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Wed 5:36 AM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Wed 8:36 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 6:36 AM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Thu 6:36 AM||2376 km||1477 miles||1283 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:36 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 5:36 AM||2694 km||1674 miles||1454 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Thu 4:36 AM||3359 km||2087 miles||1814 nm|| W|
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