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 23:28:00 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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.32 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 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' 44.4"||993.86 mi||west||0° 10' 04.1"||11.53 mi||north||993.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 14.9"||775.56 mi||east||3° 46' 41.9"||259.70 mi||north||813.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 11:28 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Wed 11:28 AM||1243 km||772 miles||671 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:28 AM||1306 km||812 miles||705 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:28 AM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 11:28 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 11:28 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:28 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Tue 12:28 PM||2175 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:28 PM||2366 km||1470 miles||1278 nm|| ESE|
|Honolulu||Tue 1:28 PM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm|| NE|
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