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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.31 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 29.7"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.5"||987.06 mi||west||0° 10' 32.0"||12.07 mi||south||986.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 07.5"||844.55 mi||east||3° 57' 12.7"||271.78 mi||south||881.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 4:30 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| WNW|
|Arawa||Sat 3:30 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| WNW|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:30 AM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sat 5:30 AM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm|| NNE|
|Noumea||Sat 4:30 AM||1420 km||883 miles||767 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:30 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:30 AM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:30 AM||1890 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Sat 3:30 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Sat 4:30 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm|| NNW|
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