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 17:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.87 meters/second, 1536.7 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 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' 26.4"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 31.9"||954.74 mi||west||0° 06' 41.9"||7.68 mi||north||955.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 11.3"||866.25 mi||east||3° 06' 43.2"||213.99 mi||north||898.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Wed 6:36 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 7:36 AM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| SE|
|Pago Pago||Wed 6:36 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Thu 7:36 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:36 AM||1140 km||708 miles||615 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 6:36 AM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Wed 7:36 AM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| E|
|Suva||Thu 5:36 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Thu 5:36 AM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:36 AM||2238 km||1391 miles||1208 nm|| NNE|
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