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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 20:08:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 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' 28.6"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 40.7"||980.32 mi||west||0° 10' 16.6"||11.77 mi||south||980.09 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 38.8"||874.23 mi||east||3° 48' 24.3"||261.72 mi||south||906.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Sun 7:08 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Sun 6:08 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 6:08 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Sun 7:08 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm|| ENE|
|Lae||Sun 6:08 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Sun 6:08 AM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| SW|
|Port Vila||Sun 7:08 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Sun 6:08 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Sun 5:08 AM||1752 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Sun 8:08 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NE|
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