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 00:38:00 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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.09 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 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' 44.2"||993.34 mi||west||0° 10' 00.6"||11.47 mi||north||993.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 29.3"||775.44 mi||east||3° 45' 06.0"||257.88 mi||north||812.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 12:38 PM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Wed 11:38 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Wed 12:38 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Wed 12:38 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Wed 12:38 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Wed 11:38 AM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 12:38 PM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm|| ESE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 10:38 AM||2318 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Wed 12:38 PM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Tue 1:38 PM||2809 km||1745 miles||1517 nm|| NE|
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