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 21:26:00 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 21:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 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' 31.7"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.0"||994.75 mi||west||0° 10' 09.9"||11.64 mi||north||994.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 50.9"||775.79 mi||east||3° 49' 25.8"||262.83 mi||north||815.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:26 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:26 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:26 AM||2853 km||1773 miles||1540 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:26 AM||3221 km||2002 miles||1739 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:26 AM||3273 km||2034 miles||1767 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:26 AM||3500 km||2175 miles||1890 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Wed 10:26 AM||3578 km||2223 miles||1932 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 10:26 AM||3788 km||2354 miles||2046 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:26 AM||3853 km||2394 miles||2080 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:26 AM||4073 km||2531 miles||2199 nm|| WSW|
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