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 Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 11:32:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.88 meters/second, 1504.4 km/hour, 934.8 miles/hour or 812.3 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' 23.0"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 04.6"||934.54 mi||west||0° 01' 01.8"||1.18 mi||south||934.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 37.3"||954.60 mi||east||0° 15' 15.7"||17.50 mi||north||955.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Sun 2:32 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm|| SSE|
|Adamstown||Sun 3:32 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 1:32 AM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sun 1:32 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| W|
|Easter Island||Sun 5:32 AM||2832 km||1760 miles||1529 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:32 AM||3359 km||2087 miles||1814 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 12:32 AM||3545 km||2203 miles||1914 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 12:32 AM||3855 km||2395 miles||2082 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:32 AM||3956 km||2458 miles||2136 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:32 AM||4068 km||2528 miles||2196 nm|| W|
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