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 21:04:00 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 21:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 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' 31.8"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.2"||994.91 mi||west||0° 10' 10.8"||11.66 mi||north||994.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 46.7"||775.83 mi||east||3° 49' 55.0"||263.38 mi||north||815.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:04 AM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:04 AM||2180 km||1354 miles||1177 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:04 AM||2939 km||1826 miles||1587 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:04 AM||3706 km||2303 miles||2001 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:04 AM||3746 km||2328 miles||2023 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 2:04 PM||3811 km||2368 miles||2058 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:04 AM||3844 km||2389 miles||2076 nm|| WSW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 2:04 PM||3865 km||2402 miles||2087 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:04 PM||3923 km||2438 miles||2118 nm|| SSE|
|Apia||Wed 10:04 AM||4025 km||2501 miles||2173 nm|| SW|
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