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 12, 2013 at 03:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||135° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.61 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 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' 24.7"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.1"||956.39 mi||west||0° 08' 25.0"||9.65 mi||north||956.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 52.7"||907.80 mi||east||3° 47' 37.9"||260.85 mi||north||952.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Sat 12:50 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| SSW|
|Darwin||Sat 12:50 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 12:50 PM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Sat 1:20 PM||1092 km||679 miles||590 nm|| E|
|Dili||Sat 12:20 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 1:20 PM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sat 12:20 PM||1638 km||1018 miles||884 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Sat 12:20 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Sat 12:05 PM||1818 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| SSW|
|Adelaide *||Sat 1:50 PM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| S|
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