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 16:36:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.58 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 872.0 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' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.4"||1003.41 mi||west||0° 11' 18.1"||12.94 mi||south||1003.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 12.6"||774.59 mi||east||4° 35' 50.7"||315.90 mi||south||837.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Wed 1:36 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Wed 1:36 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Wed 1:36 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 2:36 AM||1177 km||731 miles||635 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:36 AM||1621 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| SSE|
|Davao||Wed 12:36 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Wed 12:36 AM||1773 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Wed 3:36 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| ENE|
|Gorontalo||Wed 12:36 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| W|
|Darwin||Wed 2:06 AM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| SSW|
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