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 13, 2013 at 04:10:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.28 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 26.8"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 56.1"||975.86 mi||west||0° 10' 32.4"||12.08 mi||north||976.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 34.7"||867.42 mi||east||4° 27' 39.0"||306.62 mi||north||926.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sun 1:40 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Sun 2:10 PM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 2:10 PM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sun 1:10 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 1:40 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Sun 1:10 PM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sun 1:10 PM||1343 km||835 miles||725 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Sun 12:10 PM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Sun 12:10 PM||2117 km||1315 miles||1143 nm|| WNW|
|Melekeok||Sun 1:10 PM||2230 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| N|
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