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 24, 2013 at 09:28:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.72 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.6 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' 28.4"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 27.1"||990.22 mi||west||0° 11' 07.8"||12.75 mi||south||990.07 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 32.3"||886.57 mi||east||4° 13' 40.3"||290.61 mi||south||927.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:28 PM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm|| W|
|Apia||Wed 10:28 PM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:28 PM||1261 km||783 miles||681 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:28 PM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Tue 10:28 PM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:28 PM||1677 km||1042 miles||905 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:28 PM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 10:28 PM||1988 km||1235 miles||1073 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:28 PM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| W|
|Suva||Wed 9:28 PM||2368 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| WSW|
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