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 18:50:00 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 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||142° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.95 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 37.8"||986.25 mi||west||0° 10' 28.1"||11.99 mi||south||986.04 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 10.6"||846.26 mi||east||3° 55' 14.6"||269.53 mi||south||882.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:50 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| ENE|
|Mount Hagen||Sat 4:50 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| NNE|
|Lae||Sat 4:50 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Sat 4:50 AM||794 km||494 miles||429 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Sat 3:50 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Sat 4:20 AM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Sat 3:50 AM||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 4:20 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 5:50 AM||1889 km||1173 miles||1020 nm|| E|
|Dili||Sat 3:50 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| W|
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