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 19:40:00 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 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.93 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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' 24.5"||995.19 mi||west||0° 11' 16.7"||12.92 mi||south||995.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 46.4"||833.26 mi||east||4° 20' 49.0"||298.77 mi||south||880.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sat 5:40 AM||151 km||94 miles||82 nm|| WNW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:40 AM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm|| SSW|
|Arawa||Sat 5:40 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:40 AM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Sat 5:40 AM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 6:40 AM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Sat 4:40 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||932 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Sat 6:40 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NE|
|Darwin||Sat 5:10 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Sat 7:40 AM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| ENE|
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