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 05:10:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||135° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.70 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 58.0"||992.49 mi||west||0° 11' 41.6"||13.40 mi||north||992.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 39.7"||828.83 mi||east||4° 45' 33.3"||327.05 mi||north||894.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Mon 2:40 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Mon 2:10 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| NNW|
|Jayapura||Mon 2:10 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| NE|
|Ambon||Mon 2:10 PM||936 km||582 miles||506 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Mon 2:10 PM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 3:10 PM||1293 km||803 miles||698 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Mon 3:10 PM||1497 km||930 miles||809 nm|| SE|
|Manado||Mon 1:10 PM||1575 km||978 miles||850 nm|| NW|
|Gorontalo||Mon 1:10 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| WNW|
|Melekeok||Mon 2:10 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| N|
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