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, January 1, 2013 at 17:46:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.72 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 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' 32.5"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.6"||999.25 mi||west||0° 10' 44.3"||12.30 mi||south||999.51 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 59.0"||755.82 mi||east||4° 26' 19.4"||305.02 mi||south||817.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 3:46 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| NNE|
|Melekeok||Wed 2:46 AM||826 km||514 miles||446 nm|| W|
|Jayapura||Wed 2:46 AM||1026 km||638 miles||554 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Wed 2:46 AM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Wed 4:46 AM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| E|
|Davao||Wed 1:46 AM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Wed 3:46 AM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Wed 1:46 AM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| WSW|
|Darwin||Wed 3:16 AM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| SSW|
|Manila||Wed 1:46 AM||2465 km||1531 miles||1331 nm|| WNW|
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