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 05:26:00 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 32.7"||953.36 mi||west||0° 04' 22.4"||5.01 mi||south||953.58 mi|
|24 hours||348° 41' 44.6"||742.01 mi||west||2° 07' 37.6"||146.29 mi||south||760.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Wed 5:26 PM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm|| W|
|Midway||Tue 6:26 PM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| NNE|
|Majuro||Wed 5:26 PM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:26 PM||1921 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:26 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 5:26 PM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Wed 4:26 PM||2362 km||1468 miles||1276 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 7:26 PM||2699 km||1677 miles||1457 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:26 PM||2995 km||1861 miles||1617 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:26 PM||3356 km||2085 miles||1812 nm|| SSE|
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