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 19:00:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.90 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.0 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' 37.2"||986.14 mi||west||0° 10' 27.7"||11.98 mi||south||985.94 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 25.9"||846.47 mi||east||3° 54' 59.6"||269.24 mi||south||882.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:00 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| E|
|Lae||Sat 5:00 AM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:00 AM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Sat 5:00 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Sat 4:30 AM||1061 km||660 miles||573 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Sat 4:00 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| NNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 4:30 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| SSW|
|Dili||Sat 4:00 AM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| W|
|Melekeok||Sat 4:00 AM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Sat 6:00 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| E|
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