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 11, 2013 at 00:24:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 23.0"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.7"||938.15 mi||west||0° 05' 04.8"||5.82 mi||north||938.42 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 34.8"||946.36 mi||east||2° 38' 09.6"||181.30 mi||north||970.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Fri 11:24 AM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:24 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| ENE|
|Luganville||Fri 11:24 AM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:24 AM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 10:24 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| SW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:24 PM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Fri 10:24 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1013 nm|| W|
|Sydney *||Fri 11:24 AM||1995 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 10:24 AM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:24 PM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| ENE|
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