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 21:24:00 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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.73 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 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' 31.8"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.1"||994.77 mi||west||0° 10' 09.10"||11.65 mi||north||994.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 50.5"||775.80 mi||east||3° 49' 28.5"||262.88 mi||north||815.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:24 AM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:24 AM||1821 km||1132 miles||983 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:24 AM||2856 km||1775 miles||1542 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:24 AM||3264 km||2028 miles||1762 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:24 AM||3325 km||2066 miles||1795 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:24 AM||3519 km||2187 miles||1900 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Wed 10:24 AM||3617 km||2248 miles||1953 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 10:24 AM||3830 km||2380 miles||2068 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:24 AM||3885 km||2414 miles||2098 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:24 AM||4121 km||2560 miles||2225 nm|| WSW|
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