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 Saturday, April 6, 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 18:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.47 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.9 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' 30.5"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.7"||998.70 mi||west||0° 11' 13.4"||12.86 mi||north||998.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 05.2"||799.70 mi||east||4° 33' 16.6"||312.97 mi||north||860.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 8:48 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 8:18 AM||1903 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Sat 10:18 AM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 8:18 AM||2427 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 8:18 AM||3009 km||1870 miles||1625 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 1:18 PM||3754 km||2332 miles||2027 nm|| SE|
|Honolulu||Sat 8:18 AM||3769 km||2342 miles||2035 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 7:18 AM||3814 km||2370 miles||2059 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Sat 7:18 AM||3875 km||2408 miles||2092 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sun 7:18 AM||3929 km||2441 miles||2122 nm|| WSW|
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