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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 17:14:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||145° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.99 meters/second, 1562.4 km/hour, 970.8 miles/hour or 843.6 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' 27.9"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 59.8"||970.70 mi||west||0° 08' 48.9"||10.10 mi||north||971.07 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 35.6"||840.56 mi||east||3° 50' 18.3"||263.86 mi||north||887.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 7:14 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| SW|
|Taiohae||Thu 7:44 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 7:14 AM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 9:14 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 7:14 AM||2167 km||1347 miles||1170 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 6:14 AM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 7:14 AM||2792 km||1735 miles||1508 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 6:14 AM||2807 km||1744 miles||1515 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 6:14 AM||3199 km||1988 miles||1727 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 5:14 AM||3719 km||2311 miles||2008 nm|| WNW|
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