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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 00:28:00 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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.63 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.6 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"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.4"||981.07 mi||west||0° 08' 38.0"||9.89 mi||north||980.84 mi|
|24 hours||348° 33' 07.9"||773.24 mi||west||3° 07' 47.4"||215.19 mi||north||797.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 12:28 PM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:28 PM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 12:28 PM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:28 PM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| WNW|
|Midway||Wed 1:28 PM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| N|
|Yaren||Thu 12:28 PM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:28 PM||2323 km||1443 miles||1254 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Thu 11:28 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 2:28 PM||2629 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 1:28 PM||2638 km||1639 miles||1425 nm|| SSE|
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