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 20:18:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 35.9"||1003.59 mi||west||0° 11' 37.4"||13.31 mi||south||1003.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 44.5"||799.96 mi||east||4° 35' 57.2"||316.05 mi||south||857.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ambon||Fri 5:18 AM||121 km||75 miles||65 nm|| SE|
|Sofifi||Fri 5:18 AM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| N|
|Ternate||Fri 5:18 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| N|
|Kendari||Fri 4:18 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| WSW|
|Manado||Fri 4:18 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NNW|
|Gorontalo||Fri 4:18 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Fri 5:18 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| SSW|
|Same||Fri 5:18 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SSW|
|Suai||Fri 5:18 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Fri 5:18 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| ENE|
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