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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:38:00 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 Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.51 meters/second, 1557.0 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.7 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' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.0"||967.32 mi||west||0° 06' 52.5"||7.88 mi||north||967.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 08.9"||770.78 mi||east||2° 22' 17.6"||163.09 mi||north||783.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 1:38 PM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 2:38 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:38 PM||1784 km||1109 miles||963 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 12:38 PM||2080 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:38 PM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Fri 12:38 PM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 12:38 PM||2325 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:38 PM||2766 km||1719 miles||1493 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:38 PM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:38 PM||2947 km||1831 miles||1592 nm|| SW|
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