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 21:36:00 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 33.4"||982.66 mi||west||0° 08' 49.1"||10.11 mi||north||982.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 00.0"||773.49 mi||east||3° 12' 43.0"||220.83 mi||north||799.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:36 AM||2238 km||1391 miles||1208 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:36 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1242 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 2:36 PM||3229 km||2006 miles||1743 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 2:36 PM||3298 km||2049 miles||1781 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Wed 11:36 AM||3468 km||2155 miles||1873 nm|| SSW|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:36 PM||3475 km||2159 miles||1876 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 2:36 PM||3592 km||2232 miles||1940 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Wed 2:36 PM||3631 km||2256 miles||1961 nm|| NE|
|Salt Lake City *||Wed 3:36 PM||4150 km||2579 miles||2241 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Wed 1:36 PM||4224 km||2625 miles||2281 nm|| SSE|
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