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 23:38:00 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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.29 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.6 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"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.4"||993.79 mi||west||0° 10' 03.6"||11.52 mi||north||993.64 mi|
|24 hours||348° 39' 43.1"||775.54 mi||west||3° 46' 28.4"||259.45 mi||north||813.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 11:38 AM||979 km||609 miles||529 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:38 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:38 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Wed 11:38 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 11:38 AM||1861 km||1156 miles||1005 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:38 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 12:38 PM||2190 km||1361 miles||1182 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:38 PM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Wed 10:38 AM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:38 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm|| ESE|
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