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 02:14:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.18 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.1"||980.07 mi||west||0° 08' 31.0"||9.76 mi||north||979.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 24.5"||773.08 mi||east||3° 04' 42.0"||211.65 mi||north||796.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Thu 1:14 PM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| SE|
|Saipan||Thu 12:14 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| WNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 12:14 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| W|
|Wake Island||Thu 2:14 PM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 2:14 PM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Thu 2:14 PM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Thu 11:14 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1161 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Thu 11:14 AM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:14 PM||2485 km||1544 miles||1342 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 12:14 PM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm|| SSW|
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