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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 23:20:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 22.3"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||north||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 21.0"||929.54 mi||west||0° 01' 19.6"||1.52 mi||north||929.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 35.5"||968.58 mi||east||1° 13' 57.4"||84.80 mi||north||976.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Thu 10:20 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Thu 10:20 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NE|
|Luganville||Thu 10:20 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm|| NNE|
|Kingston||Thu 10:50 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| SSE|
|Brisbane||Thu 9:20 AM||1310 km||814 miles||707 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Thu 10:20 AM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Thu 12:20 PM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm|| E|
|Sydney *||Thu 10:20 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Thu 9:20 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| W|
|Auckland *||Thu 12:20 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1122 nm|| SSE|
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