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 21:26:00 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 21:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.38 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 31.5"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.5"||982.75 mi||west||0° 08' 49.8"||10.12 mi||north||982.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 57.1"||773.50 mi||east||3° 13' 00.0"||221.15 mi||north||799.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:26 AM||2471 km||1535 miles||1334 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:26 AM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 2:26 PM||3075 km||1911 miles||1661 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 2:26 PM||3186 km||1980 miles||1720 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:26 PM||3269 km||2031 miles||1765 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 2:26 PM||3437 km||2136 miles||1856 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Wed 2:26 PM||3451 km||2144 miles||1863 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Wed 11:26 AM||3562 km||2213 miles||1923 nm|| SSW|
|Salt Lake City *||Wed 3:26 PM||4005 km||2489 miles||2163 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Wed 4:26 PM||4104 km||2550 miles||2216 nm|| ENE|
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