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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 20:34:00 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.14 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 26.7"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.6"||961.98 mi||west||0° 08' 31.0"||9.76 mi||south||961.69 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 14.4"||916.07 mi||east||2° 56' 57.4"||202.83 mi||south||931.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Mon 7:34 AM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| N|
|Luganville||Mon 7:34 AM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Mon 7:34 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Mon 7:34 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| SE|
|Brisbane||Mon 6:34 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Mon 6:34 AM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:34 AM||1575 km||979 miles||850 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Mon 8:34 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| NNE|
|Suva *||Mon 9:34 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| E|
|Sydney *||Mon 7:34 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| SSW|
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