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 22:48:00 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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.04 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 31.5"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.6"||982.00 mi||west||0° 08' 44.6"||10.02 mi||north||981.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 21.7"||773.38 mi||east||3° 10' 40.2"||218.48 mi||north||798.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 12:48 PM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Thu 12:48 PM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:48 AM||2569 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Wed 11:48 AM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:48 AM||2887 km||1794 miles||1559 nm|| SW|
|Apia||Thu 11:48 AM||3335 km||2072 miles||1801 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Wed 12:48 PM||3383 km||2102 miles||1827 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:48 AM||3526 km||2191 miles||1904 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:48 AM||3562 km||2214 miles||1924 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 10:48 AM||3576 km||2222 miles||1931 nm|| W|
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