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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 00:48:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 43' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 31.6"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.5"||1001.86 mi||west||0° 10' 57.7"||12.55 mi||north||1001.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 44.0"||778.90 mi||east||4° 12' 59.6"||289.77 mi||north||828.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Tue 11:48 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| ENE|
|Hagåtña||Tue 10:48 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Tue 9:48 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:48 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 12:48 PM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 11:48 AM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Tue 9:48 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1036 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Tue 9:48 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 12:48 PM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Tue 12:48 PM||2297 km||1428 miles||1240 nm|| NE|
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