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 03:30:00 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 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.67 meters/second, 1539.6 km/hour, 956.7 miles/hour or 831.3 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||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.8"||956.52 mi||west||0° 08' 26.1"||9.67 mi||north||956.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 32.6"||907.54 mi||east||3° 47' 58.7"||261.25 mi||north||952.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sat 1:00 PM||503 km||312 miles||271 nm|| NNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 1:00 PM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm|| S|
|Dili||Sat 12:30 PM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Sat 1:30 PM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Sat 1:30 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 12:30 PM||1723 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Sat 12:30 PM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| NNE|
|Eucla||Sat 12:15 PM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| SSW|
|Makassar||Sat 11:30 AM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Sat 2:00 PM||2122 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| SSE|
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