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 17:40:00 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||159° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.27 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 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' 41.9"||986.96 mi||west||0° 10' 31.5"||12.06 mi||south||986.76 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 22.7"||844.76 mi||east||3° 56' 58.1"||271.50 mi||south||881.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 4:40 AM||88 km||54 miles||47 nm|| NNE|
|Gizo||Sat 4:40 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| NW|
|Arawa||Sat 3:40 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| NW|
|Luganville||Sat 4:40 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:40 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sat 5:40 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:40 AM||1372 km||852 miles||741 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Sat 3:40 AM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Sat 4:40 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:40 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NE|
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