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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||147° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.04 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 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||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 39.0"||986.45 mi||west||0° 10' 29.2"||12.01 mi||south||986.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 39.7"||845.83 mi||east||3° 55' 44.5"||270.10 mi||south||882.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:30 AM||105 km||66 miles||57 nm|| NNW|
|Lae||Sat 4:30 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Sat 4:30 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| SSW|
|Arawa||Sat 4:30 AM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:30 AM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Sat 5:30 AM||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:30 AM||1826 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| NW|
|Darwin||Sat 4:00 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Sat 4:30 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| SSE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 4:00 AM||2077 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| SW|
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