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 22:14:00 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 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.57 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 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' 31.6"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.9"||994.41 mi||west||0° 10' 07.6"||11.60 mi||north||994.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 00.2"||775.70 mi||east||3° 48' 21.9"||261.61 mi||north||814.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:14 PM||764 km||475 miles||412 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:14 PM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:14 AM||2069 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:14 AM||2340 km||1454 miles||1264 nm|| SSW|
|Apia||Wed 11:14 AM||2793 km||1735 miles||1508 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 11:14 AM||2877 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:14 AM||2992 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 12:14 PM||3072 km||1909 miles||1659 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:14 AM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 10:14 AM||3212 km||1996 miles||1735 nm|| W|
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