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 21:14:00 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 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.76 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.0"||994.84 mi||west||0° 10' 10.5"||11.65 mi||north||994.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 48.7"||775.81 mi||east||3° 49' 41.7"||263.13 mi||north||815.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:14 AM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:14 AM||1992 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:14 AM||2885 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:14 AM||3481 km||2163 miles||1880 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:14 AM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:14 AM||3625 km||2252 miles||1957 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Wed 10:14 AM||3817 km||2372 miles||2061 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 2:14 PM||3976 km||2470 miles||2147 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 2:14 PM||3996 km||2483 miles||2158 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:14 PM||4025 km||2501 miles||2173 nm|| SSE|
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