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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 18:18:00 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: 23%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 5, 2013 at 18:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.26 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 29.3"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 27.0"||987.02 mi||west||0° 10' 22.9"||11.89 mi||north||987.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 41.2"||817.03 mi||east||4° 20' 05.7"||297.92 mi||north||874.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 8:18 AM||831 km||516 miles||448 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 8:18 AM||1620 km||1006 miles||875 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 8:18 AM||1702 km||1057 miles||919 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:18 AM||2457 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 7:18 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1337 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 8:18 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 10:18 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1396 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 7:18 AM||3074 km||1910 miles||1660 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:18 AM||3263 km||2028 miles||1762 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:18 AM||3511 km||2182 miles||1896 nm|| W|
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