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 00:48:00 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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.54 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 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' 08.5"||0.17 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.2"||980.88 mi||west||0° 08' 36.7"||9.87 mi||north||980.65 mi|
|24 hours||348° 33' 01.7"||773.21 mi||west||3° 07' 12.7"||214.53 mi||north||797.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 12:48 PM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:48 PM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:48 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 12:48 PM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 12:48 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Thu 11:48 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Wed 1:48 PM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:48 PM||2389 km||1485 miles||1290 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 1:48 PM||2899 km||1802 miles||1566 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:48 AM||2905 km||1805 miles||1568 nm|| SSW|
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