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 23:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.26 meters/second, 1599.3 km/hour, 993.8 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||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.3"||993.72 mi||west||0° 10' 03.1"||11.51 mi||north||993.56 mi|
|24 hours||348° 39' 41.0"||775.53 mi||west||3° 46' 14.6"||259.18 mi||north||813.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 11:48 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:48 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:48 AM||1144 km||711 miles||617 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 11:48 AM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 11:48 AM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:48 AM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Wed 10:48 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm|| W|
|Midway||Tue 12:48 PM||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:48 PM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| SSE|
|Apia||Wed 12:48 PM||2750 km||1708 miles||1485 nm|| SSE|
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