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 Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 05:02:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.20 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 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"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.2"||953.19 mi||west||0° 04' 20.4"||4.98 mi||south||953.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 24.8"||742.06 mi||east||2° 06' 51.0"||145.40 mi||south||760.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Tue 6:02 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm|| N|
|Wake Island||Wed 5:02 PM||1655 km||1028 miles||894 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Wed 5:02 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:02 PM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 7:02 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:02 PM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Wed 5:02 PM||2694 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:02 PM||2880 km||1789 miles||1555 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Wed 4:02 PM||2914 km||1810 miles||1573 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:02 PM||3003 km||1866 miles||1621 nm|| S|
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