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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 19:18:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 19:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.76 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 31.6"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.2"||1003.81 mi||west||0° 11' 37.7"||13.32 mi||south||1003.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 32.1"||798.70 mi||east||4° 36' 17.7"||316.44 mi||south||856.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Fri 4:18 AM||139 km||87 miles||75 nm|| W|
|Mount Hagen||Fri 5:18 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| SE|
|Lae||Fri 5:18 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Fri 4:18 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| WNW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 5:18 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Fri 4:18 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Fri 5:18 AM||1626 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| SSE|
|Darwin||Fri 4:48 AM||1631 km||1013 miles||881 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Fri 5:18 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| N|
|Dili||Fri 4:18 AM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| WSW|
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