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 22:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 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' 44.6"||994.16 mi||west||0° 10' 06.0"||11.57 mi||north||994.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 06.9"||775.64 mi||east||3° 47' 36.2"||260.74 mi||north||814.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 10:48 AM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:48 PM||1382 km||858 miles||746 nm|| ESE|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:48 PM||1787 km||1111 miles||965 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:48 AM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:48 AM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 10:48 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:48 AM||2356 km||1464 miles||1272 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 11:48 AM||2402 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Wed 11:48 AM||2501 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 10:48 AM||2962 km||1841 miles||1599 nm|| WSW|
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