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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 17:46:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.20 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 31.6"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.0"||1004.80 mi||west||0° 11' 36.9"||13.30 mi||south||1004.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 32.0"||792.51 mi||east||4° 36' 57.8"||317.20 mi||south||852.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manokwari||Thu 2:46 AM||99 km||62 miles||54 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Thu 2:46 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| ESE|
|Ambon||Thu 2:46 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| WSW|
|Sofifi||Thu 2:46 AM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm|| WNW|
|Ternate||Thu 2:46 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm|| WNW|
|Melekeok||Thu 2:46 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| N|
|Manado||Thu 1:46 AM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Thu 2:46 AM||1318 km||819 miles||711 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Thu 3:16 AM||1327 km||825 miles||717 nm|| SSW|
|Gorontalo||Thu 1:46 AM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm|| W|
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