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 23:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.23 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 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"||993.64 mi||west||0° 10' 02.6"||11.51 mi||north||993.49 mi|
|24 hours||348° 39' 39.0"||775.51 mi||west||3° 46' 00.9"||258.92 mi||north||813.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 11:58 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:58 AM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:58 AM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 11:58 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 11:58 AM||1490 km||926 miles||805 nm|| NW|
|Palikir||Wed 10:58 AM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:58 AM||1952 km||1213 miles||1054 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Tue 12:58 PM||2305 km||1432 miles||1244 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:58 PM||2501 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 10:58 AM||2612 km||1623 miles||1410 nm|| SW|
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