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 23:48:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.71 meters/second, 1557.8 km/hour, 968.0 miles/hour or 841.1 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' 31.1"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.6"||967.79 mi||west||0° 06' 56.4"||7.96 mi||north||967.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 55.0"||770.88 mi||east||2° 23' 58.0"||165.01 mi||north||783.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 1:48 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| NNE|
|Hilo||Thu 1:48 PM||670 km||417 miles||362 nm|| NE|
|Wailuku||Thu 1:48 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:48 PM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| S|
|Midway||Thu 12:48 PM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:48 AM||2508 km||1559 miles||1354 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:48 PM||3035 km||1886 miles||1639 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 11:48 AM||3307 km||2055 miles||1786 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:48 AM||3382 km||2102 miles||1826 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Fri 12:48 PM||3511 km||2181 miles||1896 nm|| SSW|
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