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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 19:08:00 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: 54%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 19:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.05 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 30.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 26.4"||995.46 mi||west||0° 11' 17.5"||12.93 mi||south||995.33 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 52.6"||832.43 mi||east||4° 21' 19.5"||299.35 mi||south||880.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Sat 5:08 AM||124 km||77 miles||67 nm|| NNW|
|Gizo||Sat 6:08 AM||136 km||84 miles||73 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Sat 6:08 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| ESE|
|Lae||Sat 5:08 AM||989 km||615 miles||534 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:08 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Sat 7:08 AM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Sat 5:08 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sat 6:08 AM||1591 km||988 miles||859 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:08 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| WNW|
|Port Vila||Sat 6:08 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| SE|
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