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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 04:20:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||147° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.49 meters/second, 1596.6 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 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' 28.8"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 54.2"||992.03 mi||west||0° 11' 40.3"||13.37 mi||north||992.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 07' 00.1"||830.04 mi||east||4° 45' 17.0"||326.74 mi||north||895.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Mon 2:20 PM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm|| NNW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 2:20 PM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm|| SSW|
|Arawa||Mon 2:20 PM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Mon 1:20 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Mon 2:20 PM||1007 km||625 miles||544 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Mon 3:20 PM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Mon 1:20 PM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| WNW|
|Darwin||Mon 1:50 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Mon 3:20 PM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Mon 2:20 PM||2229 km||1385 miles||1203 nm|| SSE|
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