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 01:48:00 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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.85 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.7"||992.81 mi||west||0° 09' 57.2"||11.40 mi||north||992.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 44.3"||775.31 mi||east||3° 43' 28.8"||256.02 mi||north||812.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Wed 11:48 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NW|
|Saipan||Wed 11:48 AM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Wed 12:48 PM||1091 km||678 miles||589 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Wed 10:48 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| W|
|Jayapura||Wed 10:48 AM||1536 km||955 miles||829 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Wed 10:48 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 11:48 AM||2040 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Wed 1:48 PM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Wed 1:48 PM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Wed 12:48 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| SSE|
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