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 22:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.49 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 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' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.8"||994.23 mi||west||0° 10' 06.5"||11.58 mi||north||994.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 04.9"||775.66 mi||east||3° 47' 49.7"||260.99 mi||north||814.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:38 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:38 AM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:38 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:38 AM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:38 AM||2505 km||1556 miles||1353 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 11:38 AM||2520 km||1566 miles||1361 nm|| NNW|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:38 AM||2526 km||1569 miles||1364 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Wed 11:38 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Wed 10:38 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Tue 11:38 AM||3077 km||1912 miles||1661 nm|| S|
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