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 Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.79 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 25.2"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 21.2"||950.07 mi||west||0° 06' 05.1"||6.98 mi||north||950.37 mi|
|24 hours||346° 29' 09.9"||890.24 mi||west||2° 54' 13.3"||199.68 mi||north||919.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva||Wed 4:36 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka||Wed 4:36 AM||255 km||158 miles||138 nm|| W|
|Nadi||Wed 4:36 AM||258 km||161 miles||139 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Wed 5:36 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SE|
|Pangai||Wed 5:36 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm|| ESE|
|Mata-Utu||Wed 4:36 AM||655 km||407 miles||353 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Wed 5:36 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| E|
|Apia||Wed 5:36 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Wed 4:36 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Tue 5:36 AM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| E|
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