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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 00:08:00 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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.19 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 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"||993.57 mi||west||0° 10' 02.2"||11.50 mi||north||993.41 mi|
|24 hours||348° 39' 36.9"||775.49 mi||west||3° 45' 47.2"||258.66 mi||north||813.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 12:08 PM||236 km||147 miles||127 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 12:08 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 12:08 PM||1203 km||748 miles||650 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 12:08 PM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 12:08 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Wed 11:08 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 12:08 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Tue 1:08 PM||2401 km||1492 miles||1296 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Wed 11:08 AM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 1:08 PM||2675 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| SE|
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