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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 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' 05.3"||1003.45 mi||west||0° 11' 18.4"||12.95 mi||south||1003.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 16.2"||774.68 mi||east||4° 35' 53.8"||315.96 mi||south||837.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Wed 1:46 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| NW|
|Manokwari||Wed 1:46 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Wed 1:46 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 2:46 AM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm|| NNE|
|Davao||Wed 12:46 AM||1447 km||899 miles||782 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Wed 12:46 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| W|
|Gorontalo||Wed 12:46 AM||1720 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:46 AM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| SE|
|Dili||Wed 1:46 AM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Wed 2:16 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| SSW|
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