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 20:36:00 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 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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' 45.2"||995.11 mi||west||0° 10' 12.1"||11.69 mi||north||994.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 41.7"||775.89 mi||east||3° 50' 31.7"||264.09 mi||north||815.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:36 AM||2466 km||1532 miles||1332 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:36 AM||2769 km||1721 miles||1495 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 10:36 AM||3203 km||1990 miles||1730 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 1:36 PM||3402 km||2114 miles||1837 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 1:36 PM||3499 km||2174 miles||1889 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 1:36 PM||3560 km||2212 miles||1922 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:36 PM||3721 km||2312 miles||2009 nm|| S|
|Phoenix||Tue 1:36 PM||3731 km||2319 miles||2015 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 1:36 PM||3757 km||2335 miles||2029 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 10:36 AM||4158 km||2583 miles||2245 nm|| SW|
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