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 18:20:00 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 39.6"||986.55 mi||west||0° 10' 29.6"||12.02 mi||south||986.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 24.2"||845.62 mi||east||3° 55' 59.2"||270.38 mi||south||882.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:20 AM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| WNW|
|Lae||Sat 4:20 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| NW|
|Arawa||Sat 4:20 AM||759 km||472 miles||410 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Sat 4:20 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 5:20 AM||1095 km||681 miles||591 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:20 AM||1338 km||832 miles||723 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Sat 4:20 AM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:20 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| WNW|
|Darwin||Sat 3:50 AM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Sat 5:20 AM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| NNE|
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