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 21:36:00 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.69 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 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"||994.68 mi||west||0° 10' 09.4"||11.63 mi||north||994.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 52.8"||775.77 mi||east||3° 49' 12.6"||262.58 mi||north||814.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:36 AM||1036 km||643 miles||559 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:36 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:36 AM||2853 km||1773 miles||1541 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:36 AM||3014 km||1873 miles||1627 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:36 AM||3017 km||1874 miles||1629 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Wed 10:36 AM||3390 km||2106 miles||1830 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:36 AM||3415 km||2122 miles||1844 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 10:36 AM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 10:36 AM||3696 km||2296 miles||1996 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:36 AM||3837 km||2384 miles||2072 nm|| WSW|
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