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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 16:06:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.53 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 32.0"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.7"||1003.31 mi||west||0° 11' 17.4"||12.93 mi||south||1003.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 02.1"||774.30 mi||east||4° 35' 40.9"||315.72 mi||south||837.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Wed 1:06 AM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 2:06 AM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Wed 3:06 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:06 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Wed 1:06 AM||1528 km||949 miles||825 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Wed 1:06 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Wed 3:06 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 4:06 AM||2168 km||1347 miles||1171 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Wed 2:06 AM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| S|
|Manado||Wed 12:06 AM||2577 km||1601 miles||1391 nm|| W|
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