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 20:14:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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' 31.7"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.4"||995.26 mi||west||0° 10' 13.3"||11.71 mi||north||995.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 37.7"||775.93 mi||east||3° 51' 00.5"||264.63 mi||north||815.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:14 AM||3036 km||1887 miles||1639 nm|| WSW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 1:14 PM||3110 km||1933 miles||1679 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 1:14 PM||3151 km||1958 miles||1701 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:14 AM||3272 km||2033 miles||1767 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 1:14 PM||3397 km||2111 miles||1834 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 1:14 PM||3402 km||2114 miles||1837 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 1:14 PM||3489 km||2168 miles||1884 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 10:14 AM||3510 km||2181 miles||1895 nm|| SW|
|Mexico City *||Tue 3:14 PM||3625 km||2253 miles||1958 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:14 PM||3660 km||2274 miles||1976 nm|| S|
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