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 19:58:00 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 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.87 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.8 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' 23.5"||995.05 mi||west||0° 11' 16.2"||12.91 mi||south||994.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 09' 16.8"||833.74 mi||east||4° 20' 31.6"||298.44 mi||south||880.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sat 5:58 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:58 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:58 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Sat 5:58 AM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Sat 4:58 AM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm|| WNW|
|Darwin||Sat 5:28 AM||1528 km||950 miles||825 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Sat 6:58 AM||1789 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| E|
|Melekeok||Sat 4:58 AM||1943 km||1208 miles||1049 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sat 4:58 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Sat 5:28 AM||2090 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| SSW|
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